PENN YAN - Chester H. Anderson, 78, of Old pines Trail, passed away at Soldiers and Sailors hospital Friday (November 30, 2012).
Calling hours will be held Monday (December 3) from 10 to 12 noon with services commencing at 12 at Weldon Funeral Home. A private burial will follow. Services and reception will be at Elks Club for family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Humane Society of Yates County, 1216 State Route 14 A, Penn Yan, NY 14521.
Chet was born August 9, 1934, the son of Chester H. and Phoebe Campbell Anderson Sr. He served with the United States Marine Corp.
He is survived by his mother, Phoebe of Penn Yan; four daughters, Bonnie (Rich) Basler and Brenda (Willie) Fultz, both of Penn Yan, Betsy (Shawn) Wistner of Canandaigua and Barb (Charlie) Danieler of Glen Cove, N.Y.; grandchildren, Morgan, Nick, Ashley, Jordan, Billy and Sylvie; two brothers, Ed (Fran) Anderson of Penn Yan and Tom (Joan) Andrews of Ohio; one sister-in-law, Joan Andrews of Penn Yan as well as several nieces and nephews,
He was predeceased by his wife Sylvia in 2004; step-father, Arthur Andrews; and two brothers, Bill and Larry.
Friends may sign the guest book at WeldonFuneralHome.com