Kathleen V. Anderson
Glendale, Ariz. — Kathleen V. Anderson (Barter) "Leany" passed away peacefully June 5, 2014, at Rejoice Senior Living Center in Glendale, Ariz. at the age of 87.
Leany was born in Tenants Harbor, Nov. 14, 1926, to parents Norman and Harriet (Teel) Barter. Leany so very much enjoyed being a homemaker who enjoyed making ceramics, quilt making, as well as gardening. Her favorite activity was caring for her family and grandchildren.
Kathleen was predeceased by her husband William Anderson in 2004 to whom she was married to for over 55 years, her two brothers Roger and Kenneth Barter and a sister Pauline Small.
She is survived and fondly remembered by her daughter Roxanne Dietrick and husband John of Goodyear, Ariz.; her son Barry Anderson and his wife Belinda of Tenants Harbor, as well as her older sister Mary Davis of Port Clyde. She is also survived by two grandchildren Megan Wotton of Phoenix, Ariz., and Tyrone Anderson and his partner Cheri Reid of Fresno, Calif., as well as two step-children Billy Anderson of Camden and Paul Anderson of St. George. She has two great-grandchildren, Camden Wotton of Phoenix, Ariz. and Kaitlyn Anderson of Fresno, Calif.
A celebration of Kathleen's life will be held Friday, June 13, at 1 p.m. at the Ridge Cemetery in St. George with Pastor William Hickey officiating.
In lieu of flowers the family request that you make a donation to the Pope Memorial Humane Society P.O. Box 1294, Rockland, ME in Kathleen's name. Hall's of Thomaston , 78 Main St., Thomaston is caring for the family.