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James A. Anderson

Born: Thu., Jun. 8, 1939
Died: Fri., Aug. 5, 2016


3:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Tue., Aug. 09, 2016
Location: St. John's United Methodist Church

Funeral Service

6:00 PM Tue., Aug. 09, 2016
Location: St. John's United Methodist Church

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James A.  Anderson, age 77, of Butler, PA passed away at 1:45 P.M. Friday August 5, 2016 at Butler Memorial Hospital.  

James was born June 8, 1939 in Butler, PA.  He was the son of the late Adam Leroy Anderson and the late Helen Elizabeth McCall Anderson.  He retired from Castle Rubber after forty four years of service where he worked in the maintenance department.  James attended St. John’s Methodist Church.  During the early 1970’s, Jim and several other men in the community formed the West Sunbury Little League Organization. He also served as the manager for the West Sunbury Wildcats for a number of years.

James is survived by his wife of fifty six years, Shirley McCloud Anderson, two sons, James A.(Karen)Anderson, Jr. of Slippery Rock and Daniel A.(Tracy)Anderson of Bunker Hill, WV, two grandchildren, Kirby A.(Erica) and Jamie L. Anderson, and two great grandchildren, Beckett and Aurora Anderson.  Also surviving are his sister, Dorothy Gardner, of Slippery Rock, and several nieces and nephews.

James was preceded in death by two brothers, Francis and William, and two
granddaughters, Ashley and Kayla.

Friends will be received at the St. John’s Methodist Church, Halston Road, Slippery Rock from 3 to 6 Tuesday, August 9, 2016.  Service will follow at 6:00 P.M. with Pastor Jean Smith, his pastor, officiating.

Private burial will be in the West Sunbury Union Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial donations be made to the St. John’s Church Memorial Fund.

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Judith Rossi
   Posted Tue August 09, 2016

PEDESTAL ARRANGEMENT was sent by Rossi Family.

Three brothers reunited and at peace with God. Love and sympathy,The Rossi Family. Bob, Judy, Michael and Ryan

Brandy Muth
   Posted Thu August 11, 2016
Shirley, We are so very sorry for your loss and are thinking of you during this time.
Brandy, Idelle, Marsha, Diane and everyone Thursday morning

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