Visitation: Friday, January 8, 2021, 5:30 P.M. to 7:30 P.M., Peterson Mortuary, 212 S. Locust Street, Glenwood, Iowa.
Services: Saturday, January 9, 2021, 2:00 P.M., Peterson Mortuary, 212 S. Locust Street, Glenwood, Iowa.
Verna Jane (Ling) Anderson, 90 of Glenwood, Iowa passed away January 3, 2021 at Glen Haven Village in Glenwood. She was born August 10, 1930 in Glenwood, Iowa to Ervin and Helen (Stivers) Ling. She lived in Glenwood all of her life except for the first year after marriage.
Verna was united in marriage to Charles William Anderson on December 5, 1948 in Malvern, Iowa. To this union four children were born Dennis, Sandy, Dianne and Steven.
Verna loved her family and friends. She spent her spare time volunteering with numerous organizations and was always ready to help anywhere she was needed. Glen Haven and the Sr. Center were very special to her.
Preceding Verna in passing were her parents, husband, sister Peggy and husband Jack Henderson.
Survivors include her children Dennis and wife Sue Anderson; Sandy and husband Joe Vinton; Dianne and husband Ed Thompson all of Glenwood, Iowa; Steven and wife Becki Anderson of Liberty, Missouri; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchildren; brother-in-law Richard Maiers of Glenwood, Iowa; sister-in-law Ruth Stacy of Marion, Iowa; brother-in-law Frank and wife Donna Anderson of Omaha, Nebraska; several nieces, nephews, extended relatives and friends.
Interment, Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood, Iowa.
Memorials may be directed to the family.