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Donna I. (Meadows) Anderson
FAIRVIEW-Donna I. Anderson, 72, Fairview, died at 12:17 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, 2009, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
She was born in Abingdon Nov. 3, 1936, the daughter of George and Velma Irene (Stanley) Meadows. She married Bob Anderson Oct. 30, 1954, in London Mills. He preceded her in death Aug. 1, 2006.
She is survived by three sons, Keith Anderson, Fairview, Kevin Anderson, Burlington, Iowa, and Scott (Lisa) Anderson, Knoxville; two grandchildren, Kayla and Derek; one brother, Bob (Juanita) Meadows, Michie, Tenn.; two sister, Georgia “Jan’’ Boone, London Mills, and Vickie (Gus) Brooks, Abingdon; and one half sister, Pat James, Houston.
She was preceded in death by one half sister, Pat Eibner.
She was a member of Fairview United Methodist Church.
She was a 1954 graduate of Abingdon High School and attended Galesburg School of Cosmetology. She worked for O. T. Johnson’s in Galesburg until moving to Fairview in 1956.
Donna was a beautician for 55 years having worked from her home, Farmington Nursing Home, Sunset Nursing Home and currently at Health Care in Canton.
She was a Gold Star member of Fairview American Legion Auxiliary, a member of Fairview Village Board, a member of Rebekah Lodge, an avid reader and thoroughly enjoyed her grandkids.
Services were held Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, at Oaks-Hines Funeral Home in Canton.
Burial was in Fairview Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Fairview American Legion Auxiliary.
Online condolences are available at www.oakshinesfuneralhome.com.