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Darlene L. Anderson, 1923-2014
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Darlene L. Anderson, 1923-2014

GREAT BEND – Darlene L. Anderson, 91, died  Sept. 16, 2014 at Winter Meadow Homes, Inc., Topeka.
She was born Aug. 23, 1923 at Norton County, Neb., the daughter of Ernest and Edith Jane (McCormack) Stalder.
Darlene married Floyd Lewis Anderson, Jr. July 21, 1942 at Norton. He died April 12, 2008.
Mrs. Anderson was a longtime Great Bend resident, being employed as a cook for Central Kansas Medical Center.
Darlene was a member of First United Methodist Church, where she was active with United Methodist Women and the funeral dinner committee. She was also a former member of Order of the Eastern Star.
Survivors include a son, Floyd Lewis Anderson, III, and wife Joyce, Powder Springs, Calif.; three daughters, Karen Felzien and husband Paul, Topeka;  Judy Anderson, Topeka; Sheryl Burhenn and husband Russell, Topeka; two sisters, Dorothy Lambert, Beaver City, Neb.; Doris Sydow, Trenton, Neb.; a brother, Ernest Stalder, Beaver City, Neb.; six grandchildren, two step-grandchildren’ seven great grandchildren and six step-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Jessica Burhenn, and by two brothers, Leo and Donald Stalder.
Funeral Service is scheduled at 10 a.m. Monday at Bryant Funeral Home with Rev. Lennie Maxwell officiating.  Interment will be at Hillcrest Memorial Park, Great Bend. Visitation is scheduled from 3 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Bryant Funeral Home, with the family receiving friends from 6 to 8 p.m.
Memorials are suggested to the First United Methodist Church, in care of Bryant Funeral Home.
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Funeral arrangements provided by
Bryant Funeral Homes
1425 Patton Road
Great Bend, KS, 67530
Great Bend (Kan) Tribune, Sept. 18, 2014