Nancy C. Anderson

November 5, 1928June 10, 2018

LYNN – Nancy Carol (Curtis) Anderson, age 89, a longtime resident of Lynn, passed away on Sunday, June 10th. She was the beloved wife of the late Warren H. Anderson with whom she shared over 57 years of marriage. Born in Gilead, Maine, she was the daughter of the late Ernest B. and Mary (Arenburg) Curtis. She graduated from Haverhill, NH High School. She was an active member of Bethany Congregational Church and also served as past President of the Ladies’ Guild. Nancy was a tirelessly loving and caring friend, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Her final days were a wonderful testament to her strength and never-failing faith. She was the mother of Susan Anderson of Millsboro, DE, Sally Wakeham and her husband, Stephen, and Cindy Winslow and her husband, Stephen, all of Lynn; the cherished grandmother of Andrew Atkins and his wife, Barbara of Delaware, Melissa Marino and her husband, Matthew of Beverly, Amy Kuhlman and her husband, Brett of Delaware, Dr. Joshua Wakeham and his wife, Brikena of Alabama, Erin Wakeham and her wife, Jennifer of New Hampshire, Megan Lynch of Lynn and William Lynch of Revere; the great-grandmother of 12 great-grandchildren; the dear sister of Ruth Doyle of Woodstock, VT and the late Priscilla Mayberry, Norman Curtis, Marjorie Anderson, Phyllis Locke and Robert Curtis; and the aunt of several loving nieces and nephews. Nancy’s funeral will be held on Friday, June 15th, at 11:00 a.m. at the CUFFE-McGINN Funeral Home, 157 Maple Street, Lynn. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn. Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, June 14th from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers contributions in Nancy’s memory may be made to the Residents’ Activities Fund, Life Care Center of the North Shore, 111 Birch St., Lynn, MA 01902 or to Bethany Congregational Church, 410 Eastern Ave, Lynn, MA 01902.


  • Visitation Thursday, June 14, 2018
  • Funeral Service Friday, June 15, 2018

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Jim Cooke

June 14, 2018

Mrs Anderson was a fantastic person and neighbor. She was always thoughtful and kind! We are very sorry for your loss.

Patty O'Leary

June 14, 2018

I am so sorry for your loss, Sally and family. Your mom was a wonderful lady. She always had a smile and a word to share on her treks up the hill. As did you dad. At least they are now together again.

Linda Stokes

June 12, 2018

She was a very loving caring person.. She never forgot you birthday she always send you a card. She always had great memories of the past great stories. She always encourage you in what ever you were doing She always had the hug of hugs. She enjoy our family reunions every year her smile gave us a the feeling of being loved. She will be greatly missed.

Here loving niece


Donna Rogers

June 11, 2018

So sorry to hear of your mother's passing. She was such a nice lady. I know you will miss her dearly.

Joanne Orluk

June 11, 2018

I didn’t know Nancy but I know her family. They are wonderful people and they loved her so much and spoke so glowingly of her. I know she must have been a very special woman. My thoughts and prayers are with Sally, Erin and Melissa and their families during this sad time.