Phyllis "Penny" Anderson

July 30, 1944April 13, 2010

ANDERSON, PHYLLIS “Penny” 65 of Lighthouse Point , loving wife of Dr. Ronald Anderson passed away at her home on April 13, 2010 after a lengthy battle with cancer. Born in Long Island, New York in 1944, Penny moved to Florida at thirteen and attended Norland High School. Penny raised three children (Jim Grimm, Steve Grimm, and Jeanne Bochinfusso ) in Pembroke Pines. She then moved to Lighthouse Point and raised her second daughter (Christen Anderson). After a thirty year career with the Broward County School Board, Penny retired and spent her time traveling throughout the U.S., Caribbean, Hawaii and Europe. Penny leaves behind her husband, three children, six grandchildren, her sister and brother. Her son Jim will greet her at Heaven’s door. Visitation will be Friday, April 16th from 2-4 pm with a service at 3:30 pm at Kraeer Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Vitas Hospice 5420 N.W. 33rd Ave. Suite 100, Ft. Lauderdale, Fl. 33309. KRAEER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTER 1199 E. Sample Rd. Pompano Beach, Fl. 33064 (954)946-2900.


  • Funeral Service Friday, April 16, 2010

Phyllis "Penny" Anderson

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Beverley Whipple

April 11, 2011

Thinking of sweet Penny today as we approach our 49th class reunion. A great light among our friends will be gone. Also sending assurances to all of Penny's family that she is still held close in the hearts of all who knew her.

Kathy Belch

January 10, 2011

Penny it has almost been a year since you died. I want to wish you peace and love. Rest in peace.

Jeanne Bocchinfuso

April 25, 2010

Mom, I love you and miss you terribly! I think about you everyday and go to call you all the time as we talked everyday 100 times a day. I am glad you were my mom you were awesome and a wonderful grandma. The girls and I will miss our visits but we know you are always in our hearts. I love you. I will always be here for Christen and Ron.

April 20, 2010

Our thoughts are with you Ron and family in this sad time. God is with you and will help you get through this. We were so sorry to hear this, may God bless you and your family. Jan and Bob Koetz

Diane and Dick Partridge

April 20, 2010

So sorry to hear about your loss. Sounds like the life you shared with her was a very special one. May God shower you with many blessings at this sad time in your life and make this easier for you.

Tom & Bonnie Peterson

April 19, 2010

Ron, Our hearts are heavy with the sad news of Pennys passing. We always enjoyed her company when we would get together with you two. Please know that we are thinking of you and extend our deepest sympathy to you and your family.

April 18, 2010

Penny was a great friend and excellent bookeeper at Sheridan Hills Elementary where we worked and shared many good memories. Sorry to have heard about this loss too late to attend her services but you are all in our prayers. I remember her beautiful smile, laughter and love of family. You will keep that alive in you. God Bless
Rose and Joe Valentine

Sandy Lockridge Stewart

April 18, 2010

Ron, My deepest sympathies to you and your family. It is a terrible thing to have to go thru as I did 6 years ago. You never lose them they are just beyond your reach. You will truly be in my thoughts a prayers and know that there is a friend out here that is thinking of you at this time.

April 18, 2010

Dear Ron: I want to add my sympathy for you and your family. I did not know Penny, but it was clear you and she were very happy together at the last SHS reunion I attended. I am so sorry for your loss. Monica Manning

Tom & Carolyn Crippen

April 18, 2010

Ron & family:

WE are so sorry and you and your family are in our prayers. Please know that God is taking care of her.
Tom & Carolyn Crippen