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David Anderson

2/25/1948 - 5/9/2018

MARQUETTE HEIGHTS ~ David Dean Anderson, 70, of Marquette Heights, passed away at 6:18 p.m. Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Born February 25, 1948 in Canton to Weldon O. and Thelma M. (McCann) Anderson, he married Brenda Sue Snare on May 16, 1987 in Creve Coeur. She survives.

Also surviving are one son, Amos (Annette) Anderson of Canton; one daughter, Alichia (Terry Terreteta) Anderson, Canton; four grandchildren, Timothy, Hannah, Andrew and Ariel; one brother, Roger Anderson of Canton and three sisters, Ida Marie Record of Farmington, Sue (Joe) Garnett of North Pekin and Crystal Dietz of Nashville, TN.

He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Weldon, Gene and Blair.

David had worked as a custodian for Creve Coeur School District 76 for 29 years, retiring in 2002.

He enjoyed spending time in his garden and tinkering in his garage. His true passion was ministering, where he served as chaplain at the Peoria Area Transition Center for many years.

David was member of Bayview Baptist Church in Washington.

His funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Bayview Baptist Church in Washington. Pastor Keith Thibo will officiate. Visitation will be from 12:30 to 1:15 p.m. at the church. Burial will be at Swan Lake Memory Gardens in Peoria.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.

Memorial contributions may be given to Bayview Baptist Church, 22648 Grosenbach Rd., Washington, IL 61571.

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