Born May 10, 1929 in New Castle, he was the son of the late John L. and Dorothy Brest Anderson Sr. He was married for 61 years to Doris McConnell Anderson who passed away June 14, 2012.
Alan retired from Agway in New Castle. He was a member of the Moravia Presbyterian Church. He had formerly been a member of the Church of Genesis and the First Assembly of God Church on Pulaski Rd. Alan was a Veteran of the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He enjoyed woodworking.
Survivors include five sons, Alan L. Anderson Jr. of Atlanta, Georgia , William (Alicia) Anderson of Hamilton, Ontario, Fred (Janice) Anderson and Robert (Tammy) Anderson, both of New Castle, Ron (Sue) Anderson of Wampum; a former daughter in law, Kathy Anderson of West Pittsburg; a brother, John L. Anderson Jr. of Florida; thirteen grandchildren; and seventeen great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by a brother, Lewis Anderson
Visiting hours will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 on Thursday December 26 at the Marshall Funeral Home 341 Main Street Wampum.
Funeral Services will be held at the Marshall Funeral Home on Friday at11:00 am with his nephew, Rev. Eugene McConnell officiating. Military rites will be offered by the Veterans Honor Guard.
Interment will follow in Castleview Memorial Gardens.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Celtic Hospice, 1000 S. Mercer St. New Castle, PA 16101 .
Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh.com.