Robert Anderson, 71, Marshall, died Monday, March 21, 2022 at his home.
A private graveside service is planned for a later date in the New Woodlawn Cemetery in Pipestone.
Robert Lloyd Anderson was born on Jan. 21, 1951 in Pipestone to parents, Lloyd and Darlene (Freese) Anderson. He grew up in Pipestone while being baptized as an infant and later confirmed in his youth in the Methodist Church. He attended school in Pipestone and after high school he continued his education at the local vocational college. Robert went on to serve at the lumberyard, working his way up into management.
He married Joanne Meulebroeck on May 13, 1997 at the Methodist Church in Marshall. The couple made their home in Lynd, Minn. They spent nearly six years of marriage together before her death in 2003. Robert later moved to Marshall where he recently had been working at the Hy-Vee grocery store.
He is survived by his stepchildren, Kelly Caron, Marshall, Mike DeVries, Arco; two grandchildren; a sister, Margaret Graue, Coolidge, Ariz., nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd and Darlene Anderson; wife, Joanne Anderson; brother, Terrance Anderson and stepdaughter, Kristi DeVries.
(Hamilton Funeral Home)