Everitt Anderson


Everitt Dale Anderson, 86, of Iuka, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at South Wind Hospice in Pratt.

Everitt Dale Anderson, 86, of Iuka, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at South Wind Hospice in Pratt.

He was born June 22, 1927, in Garden City, to Frank Everitt Anderson and Bertha Jane Clark Anderson. He graduated from Medicine Lodge High School in Medicine Lodge in 1945.

Mr. Anderson worked for KPL from 1948 until his retirement in 1987. While working for KPL, he transferred to Ulysses Compressor Station in 1949. In 1965 he became plant supervisor. In 1985 he was promoted to Pratt, as western area compressor maintenance and operation supervisor. He was a U.S. Navy veteran.

On May 25, 1947, he married Genevieve Mantz in Medicine Lodge. She survives. Other survivors include three sons, Terry Anderson of Ulysses, Jeffrey Anderson of Cardwell, Mont., and Dennis Anderson of Liberal; 10 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Milford Anderson; and a grandson.

Funeral will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at the United Methodist Church, Iuka. Burial will be at Hardtner Cemetery in Hardtner.

Visitation hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Larrison Mortuary, Pratt. Condolences can be left at www.larrisonmortuary.com. Memorials are suggested to Iuka United Methodist Church or South Wind Hospice, both in care of the mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt, KS 67124.

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