MOUNT VERNON — Amy Elizabeth Brewster Anderson, 94, of Mount Vernon passed away Friday, Aug. 22, 2008, at Summerville at HillenVale.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard G. Anderson; brother, Charles Brewster; and son-in-law, James Stuller. She is survived by seven daughters, Martha Stuller of Danville, Peggy (Bob) Burelli of Mount Vernon, Helen (Salvador) Millan of Cuernavaca, Mexico, Julie (Don) Drumheller of West Milton, Carole (Mike) Conway of Mount Vernon, Kathy (Bob) Belcher of Louisville, Ky., and Janet (Steve) Thompson of Mount Vernon. She is also survived by 18 grandchildren, David (Kim) Stuller, Brian (Cheryl) Stuller, Elizabeth (Sean) Monahan, Melinda (Chris) Burelli, Matthew (Nikki) Dimmick, Patricia Millan, Amy (Jose) Urban, Richard Millan, Lisa (Ryan) Halburnt, Michelle (Adam) Dennis, Steve (Stacie) Conway, Kevin (Denise) Conway, Sarah (David) Halter, Scott Belcher, Jennifer (John) Hubbard, Lori (Ty) Carpenter, Andrew (Angie) Thompson and Keli Thompson; 25 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Amy was born July 28, 1914, in Columbus, Ohio. She grew up in Bremen, Ohio, and graduated from The Ohio State University in 1936 with a degree in elementary education. She taught for three years in Worthington, Ohio. After raising her family, Amy taught first grade for 11 years at Elmwood Elementary School in Mount Vernon, retiring in 1975. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church. She was recently recognized for 80 years of membership in Ohio Grange. Amy was a 4-H advisor for over 20 years and active in The Station Break Senior Citizens Center.
Her positive attitude and sweet smile will be greatly missed by those who knew her.
Friends may call Monday, Aug. 25, from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 E. High St., Mount Vernon, Ohio. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, Aug. 26, at 1 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 102 N. Gay St., Mount Vernon, with the Rev. Jonathan Fettig officiating. Burial will be at Mound View Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, a contribution may be made in her name to the First Presbyterian Church, 102 N. Gay St., Mount Vernon, OH, 43050. Online condolences may be made at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
The Snyder Funeral Homes are honored to serve the family of Amy Anderson.