Osie Marie Anderson, 87, of Lewiston, Idaho
Osie Marie Anderson of Lewiston passed away on July 28, 2011 at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center with family by her side. Osie was born November 30, 1923 in Leland, Idaho to Emmett and Muriel Thornton. They moved to Lapwai, Idaho in 1928 where she went 12 years of school graduating in 1941. In 1941 she moved to Pierce, Idaho. On November 5, 1945 she married Delmar Anderson at Vancouver, Washington. They lived in Weippe until 1951 when they moved to Headquarters. She went into the Unites States Post office in 1969 and became Postmaster in 1977. She retired in 1988 and they moved to Lewiston, Idaho.
Surviving Osie are her children and their spouses; son Denny and wife Rene Anderson of Headquarters, Idaho; son Gary and wife Anna Anderson of Seattle, Washington; daughter Darlene and her husband Bill Bolen of Weippe, Idaho; daughter Bonnie and her husband Frank Allen of Lewiston, Idaho. As well as 13 grandchildren and 27 Great-grandchildren and 6 great- great grandchildren as well as Osie’s sister in law Mildred Johnson.
Preceding Osie in death is her parents, her husband Delmar, her daughter Donna, her brother, and two sisters.
There will be a Graveside service, Tuesday August 2, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at Lewis-Clark Memorial Gardens in Lewiston, Idaho. Following the graveside service there will be a cover dish lunch at Hareth Park located at 1534 Powers ave. in Lewiston.
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Malcom’s Brower-Wann Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
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