Neva Y. Anderson, 78, of Warren, PA. died Friday afternoon at 4:25 P.M. June 28, 2013 at the Rouse Warren County Home. She was born Sunday, June 23, 1935 at the home of her grandmother, Ruth Irvine in Mt. Jewett, PA. to the late Albert and Merle Irvine Lore. Neva was a Warren area resident since 1945 and a graduate of Warren High School Class of 1954. She was employed at Lorangers retiring from there after many years employment.
She was a member of the former Warren Free Methodist Church, the Forest Grange, a 30 year member and past President of the Warren Eagles Auxiliary. She also served as State Bulletin Editor and on various state committees. She was an avid cat lover and enjoyed reading. She fulfilled one of her bucket list items, at the age of 77 when she had her 1st ride ever on a Harley Davidson Motorcycle, driven by her great nephew, Tony. She made a difference in many lives with sternness and love. She is remembered as a wonderful wife and mother.
Neva is survived by her husband of 57 years, Leroy “Sonny” Anderson whom she married June 16, 1956 in Warren, PA., her bestfriend and caregiver, Julie Shaffer, several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her 2 sons Leroy A. Anderson, Jr. and Albert C. Anderson, 4 brothers Howard, Raleigh, Stanley and Thomas Lore.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA, Monday, July 1, 2013 from 4 to 7:00 P.M. and on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. A funeral and committal service will follow at 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Ned Burkett and Rev. Bruce Burkett, friends and retired pastors. Interment will be in Barnes Cemetery, Barnes, PA.
Those wishing to place memorials may do so through the Warren Cancer Center, 2 Crescent Park, Warren, PA. 16365 or the Warren Eagles Memorial Fund, c/o Julie Shaffer, 203 Central Avenue, Warren, PA. 16365. E mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com.