Obituary Record

Alfred C. Andersen
Died on 6/30/1996


Services for Alfred C. Andersen, 81, who died at his Valencia, California home June 30, 1996 were Monday, July 8 at Friendly Valley Community Church at Newhall, California. Dr. Howard Reeder officiated. A private interment was held July 5 at Forest Lawn Cemetery at Glendale, California.

Alfred C. Andersen was born November 24, 1915 at KEnnard to Carl and Elizabeth Svendgaard Andersen. He attended March School and graduated from Blair High School in 1933.

In 1935, he went to California and became a Fuller Brush salesman, working his way through the ranks to become district manager of Los Angeles County.

He married Elly Marie Larsen, daughter of the Walter Larsens of Blair in 1936.

He was active in the Friendly Valley Community and worked in many areas of his church.

He is survived by his wife, Elly Marie; children, Mary Lynn Arriola; Stephen Alfred and Jonathan Paul; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brother, Clifford, Granda Hills, California; sisters, Clairbell Petersen, Lake Tahoe, California and Vivan Ogren, Graham, Washington; two aunts, Mrs. Goldie Follen and Mrs. Pearl Stricklett, both of Blair, nieces and nephews and other relatives.

Kay Shaw was organist. Music was provided by Hiroko Tremaine, the Chancel Choir and Linda Stredwick.

Memorials may be directed to the Friendly Valley Community Church Endowment Fund or to the giver's favorite charity.