Leonard 'Andy' Anderson

Posted Online: May 09, 2014, 5:44 pm
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Leonard Dale "Andy" Anderson, 90, of Davenport, died May 8, 2014, at his son's home in Port Byron.
Services are 1:30 p.m. Monday at McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf, with visitation 11:30 a.m. to services. Burial is at Pine Hill Cemetery, Davenport.
He was born April 7, 1924. He married Roberta Sportsman in 1947.
He was a World Ward II Navy veteran.
Surviving are his wife; sons, Robert, Port Byron, and Terry, Coal Valley; grandchildren, Brenda, Robert Jr., Matthew, Jennifer, Brian; 19 great-grandchildren.


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