Ruth Estell Anderson
Ruth Estell Anderson

September 16, 1914 - December 14, 2004
Born in Deale, Maryland
Resided in Deale, MD

Obituary

Ruth Estell Anderson, 90, a lifetime resident of Deale, died Dec. 14 at Anne Arundel Medical Center.

Mrs. Anderson was born Sept. 16, 1914, in Deale. She was a high school graduate and worked as a cashier at various local grocery stores, beginning in the 1940s until recently.

Among the stores were Benny Winer, Max Coben, Homer Smith and Deale IGA, which later became Food Rite.

She was active in the Deale Elementary School Parent Teacher Association and was also a member of St. Mark's, Tracy's Landing and Cedar Grove United Methodist churches.

Among her interests were crocheting and creating afghans.

On Nov. 12, 1932, she married Harry F. Anderson, who died in 1998. She was the mother of Harry F. Anderson Jr. who died in 1957.

Surviving are four daughters, Mildred Anderson Sunderland of Forestville and Vera Anderson Nutwell, Linda Anderson Nutwell and Jeanne "Jo" Anderson Turner, all of Deale; nine grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at Hardesty Funeral Home, 905 Galesville Road in Galesville, where funeral services will be at 11 a.m. tomorrow. Burial will be in Woodfield Cemetery, Galesville.

Memorial contributions, in lieu of flowers, can be made to a charity of one's choice.

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Services

Visitation
Hardesty Funeral Home-Galesville
905 Galesville Road
Galesville, MD US 20765
Thursday, December 16, 2004
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Service
Hardesty Funeral Home-Galesville
905 Galesville Road
Galesville, MD US 20765
Friday, December 17, 2004
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Woodfield Cemetery
Galesville Road
Galesville, MD US 20765
Friday, December 17, 2004