David A. Anderson, 73, Emily
David Albert Anderson, 73, Emily, Minn., died Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, surrounded by his family.
Visitation was Friday Jan. 4, 2013, 6-7 p.m., at Peterson-Grimsmo Chapel, 250 East Broadway, Monticello. Funeral service followed at 7 p.m. Rev. Sherri Sandoz officiated. Reception followed at Beef ‘O’ Brady’s of Monticello. Graveside service was Saturday Jan. 5, 2 p.m., at Pine Ridge Cemetery in Emily. Reception followed interment at Granny’s Bar and Grill.
David was born Oct. 6, 1939 in Minneapolis, to Donald and Adelaide Anderson. After graduating from Orono High School in 1957, David served in the U.S. Air Force. He worked many years in real estate in the Monticello area and eventually retired in Outing/Emily, Minn.
His hobbies included hunting, fishing, wood working, playing cribbage, and above all he loved spending time with his family and friends.
David is survived by his companion, Phyllis Bemis; his sons, David (Gwen) and Troy (Cathy); and six grandchildren.