June 8, 1918-Oct. 15, 2012
MINNEOTA - Services for Knute Anderson will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hope Lutheran Church in Minneota. Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral at the church. The family will greet guests at a reception following the service. A private family burial will take place prior to the service at Hope Lutheran Cemetery.
Knute died on Oct. 15, 2012, at Sanford Canby Medical Center in Canby.
Knute Anderson was born June 8, 1918, in Eidsvold Township in Lyon County to Rasmus N. and Nellie (Kvanbek) Anderson. He was baptized and confirmed at Hope Lutheran Church in Minneota. He married Dora Luella Knutson on June 1, 1943, at the Hope Lutheran Parsonage in Minneota. They farmed until 1974, when they moved into Minneota.
He served on the Eidsvold Township Board for over thirty years and on the State Bank of Taunton Board of Directors for over thirty years.
He is survived by two sons, Keith (Jill) of Minneota and Kevin (Jamie) of Taunton; five grandchildren, Karin (Anthony) Finnegan of Plymouth, Krista Anderson of Plymouth, Bryan (Jen) Anderson of Brandon, SD, and Nicole Anderson & Christopher Burke of San Diego, CA, Jenna Anderson of International Falls; four great-grandchildren, Brendan and Kieran Finnegan of Plymouth, Grant and Brody Anderson of Brandon, SD.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dora; parents; grandson, Michael Dean; brother, Nils; sister, Agnes.
Rehkamp & Horvath Funeral Directors