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Barbara Ann (Mischley) Anderson

February 15, 1946 ~ November 14, 2020 (age 74)


Barbara Ann Anderson, 74, of Alpena passed away Saturday, November 14, 2020 at Covenant Healthcare - Cooper.

Barbara Ann Mischley was born on February 15, 1946 in Alpena to the late Leo and June (Dove) Mischley. Barbara graduated from Catholic Central in 1964. She worked at Northeast Michigan Community Mental Health for ten years and with Head Start for two years. On May 8, 1980, she married Thomas Anderson. Barbara was a member of  the Disabled American Vet Auxiliary, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Women Moose, past member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary and Elks.

Surviving are her husband, Thomas Anderson; daughters, Marci (Scott) Sample, Kimberly (Lorenzo) Gonzalez; son, Scotty Gartner (fiancée, Kerri Durfee); 10 grandchildren, Brett, Steven, Nathan, Christian, Aleighan, Britni, Tina, Kaylin, Collin, Kalynn; three great grandchildren, Xander, Azaya, Sebastian; two brothers, Stanley (Mary) Mischley, Greg (Kathy) Mischley; and several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Anderson was preceded in death by her son, Mike Hodges; sister, Linda Corbin; and nephew, Michael Corbin.

Cremation arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

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