Iva Anderson

HOOKSTOWN, Pa.-Iva Ruth Anderson, 90 of Hookstown passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014 at Friendship Ridge in Beaver, Pa.; following a lengthy illness.

Born in Fredericktown, Pa., Dec. 7, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Archibald and Isabelle Evans Christopher.

Graduating from the former Union High School in Burgettstown, throughout her life Mrs. Anderson was a homemaker and a faithful member of the Mill Creek Presbyterian Church.

Preceding her in death was her daughter, Ruth Ann Anderson.

She is survived by her husband, Earl E. Anderson Sr.

In addition, two sons, Earl E. Anderson Jr. and Rickey L. Anderson Sr., both of Hookstown survive, as well as five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Pastor Rickey L. Anderson Jr. will celebrate Mrs. Anderson’s life on Thursday at 11 a.m. at the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester. Interment will follow at Mill Creek Cemetery in Hookstown. Friends are invited to visit with the family at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.