Patricia Anderson, 87, of New Boston, Illinois died Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at Mercer Manor in Aledo, Illinois.
Cremation has been accorded. A private family service will be held at a later date. Memorials may be left in her name to the Mercer County Y.M.C.A. Dennison Funeral Home, Aledo is assisting the family.
Patricia Mary Ann Wilson was born February 14, 1932 in Galesburg, Illinois the daughter of Cranston G. and Mary Reams Wilson. She graduated from Galesburg High School in 1949. On July 11, 1959, she married James D. Anderson in Galesburg. Patricia was a homemaker, she enjoyed cooking, gardening and tending to her flowers. She raised dairy goats for many years, as well as other livestock. Her greatest joy was time spent with family.
Those left to cherish her memory are her husband of 60 years: James Anderson of New Boston; children: Cathy Diane Harris of Davenport, Iowa, Vickie (Rick) Morrison of New Boston, Illinois, James E. (Deb Wisdom) Anderson of New Boston, Illinois and John D. (Laura) Anderson of Taylor Ridge, Illinois; grandchildren: Michelle, Michael, Mindy, Matthew and Melissa Harris, Brad Morrison, Holly Lamkin, David James Anderson and Lindsay, Alissa and Megan Anderson; 10 great grandchildren and brother: Wesley (Mary Kay) Wilson of Galesburg, Illinois.
She was preceded in death by her parents and sister: Collette Johnson.
Online condolences may be left at www.dennisonfuneralhome.com.