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Evelyn Anderstrom

Feb. 10, 1910 - May 31, 2009

WILLMAR -- Evelyn Mae Anderstrom, 99, of Willmar died Sunday at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar.

The service will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church in Willmar. Burial will be in Cloverleaf Memorial Park Cemetery in Willmar.

Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are with Peterson Brothers Funeral Home in Willmar.

She was born Feb. 10, 1910, in Radcliffe, Iowa, to George and Henrietta (Anders) Johnson. She grew up and received her education in Lake Lillian.

She married Walfred "Bob" Anderstrom on Feb. 6, 1933. They lived in Thorp and later moved to Willmar. She was a member of the First Baptist Church.

She is survived by her son: Robert Anderstrom of Eden Prairie; two granddaughters; siblings: Marvin (and Cicelia) Johnson and Vernon Johnson, all of California, Burton Johnson of Australia, Tootie Strand of Minneapolis, Tootsie Larson and Berma (and Irwin) Tallakson, all of Willmar.

She was preceded in death by her husband in 1990; two daughters: Cheryl Bishop in 1994 and one in infancy; and four brothers.