Eleanor June Anderson, 85, of Springfield died at 11:10 pm, Saturday, June 4, 2011 at Lewis Memorial Christian Village. She was born on May 24, 1926 in Springfield to Henry and Frances Mae Huckaberry King. She married Maynard Anderson and he preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents; one son, Kevin Anderson; one daughter, Lynette Anderson and one brother, Don King.
Eleanor is survived by two sons, Kenneth (Sandy) Anderson and Keith (companion: Nina Lawson) Anderson both of Springfield, four grandchildren, one sister Nancy (Jack) Phillips of Springfield, one brother, Richard (Sandy) King of Springfield, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Eleanor was a member of West Side Christian Church. She enjoyed playing BINGO. She formerly enjoyed cooking and sewing. Eleanor was a lifelong resident of Springfield.
Visitation: 10-11 am, Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11 am, Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home with Cindy Lash officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or to the Animal Protective League.
Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am