Sikorski - (Obit Leader)
Sikorski - (Obit Leader)

In Memory of Nancy Anderson

July 28, 1940 - July 21, 2021

Nancy Jane Anderson, 80, of Cumberland died Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at Sacred Heart Hospital with her loving family by her side.

She was born July 28, 1940 in Cumberland, WI to Harold and Lucille (Lindemann) Riebe.

Nancy grew up in Tinley Park, IL until she was 13 years of age. Her family then moved back to the Cumberland area.

Nancy was married in Cumberland, WI on November 22, 1958 to Roger Anderson who preceded her in death on August 14, 2019.

She worked as a waitress at the Tower House in the early 60’s until she decided to become a full time mom and help on the family farm. After her youngest child began school, Nancy began working at the Cumberland Memorial Hospital until her retirement.

Nancy enjoyed spending time outside tending to her vegetable and flower gardens and feeding her hummingbirds. She also enjoyed cooking, baking, traveling, and working on puzzles.

She is survived by children: Brian (Cathy) Anderson, Shelly (Norm) Nelson, and Julie (Ken) Lemke; grandchildren: Jenna (Chris) Weber, Andrew Nelson, Kevin Nelson, Ben (Katie) Anderson, Mitchell Anderson, and McKenzie Lemke, great grandchildren: Emma and Evelyn Weber, Claire and Wyatt Anderson; sister, Karen (Gabe) Chido; numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, and many other family and friends. Nancy was preceded in death by her husband, Roger; parents, Harold and Lucille Riebe; and sister, Sandra Lee Riebe.

Funeral services will be held at 3 PM Friday August 6, 2021 at Skinner Funeral Home in Cumberland with Pastor Tim Schmidt officiating. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2-3 PM.

Skinner Funeral Home of Cumberland is serving the family.

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