Gary Anderson, Sr.

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Gary Anderson, Sr.

Gary Anderson, Sr. "The General," 80, died at his home March 6, 2012. Gary was born in Buffalo, WY, on July 24, 1931, to Myra (Murray) and Arvid Anderson. He entered the Army in July, 1948. He married Wilma Streeter on October 9, 1958.

Gary worked at the Wyoming Sawmills for most of his career.

Gary loved hunting and fishing and playing dart ball. He was a member of the American Legion and the VFW.

Gary was preceded in death by his parents and by his in-laws, Florence and Chester Dannels. He is survived by his wife and children: Gary, Jr. (Stacey),, Jean (Jerry Sees) Cummings, all of Sheridan and Lisa (Dan) Blashaw, of PA, and Tom (Debbie) and Myron (Jackie) of Rapid City, SD; and ten grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life with military honors for Gary will be 10:30 am, Monday, March 12, 2012, at Kane Funeral Home with Kevin Jones officiating. A reception for family and friends will follow at the V.F.W., 758 Broadway, Sheridan, WY.

Memorials may be made to the family to help with medical and final expenses..

Condolences may be made online at

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.