-- 1928 ~ 2012 --
LaMar Anderson "Andy" age 83, died at his home
in Utah on May 15, 2012. He was born to Clifford LaMar Anderson
and Ila Fayne Thompson on June 30, 1928. He graduated from
Sacramento High School with accolades in academics and sports.
His "semper fi", "never-give-up" attitude
was forged in the United States Marine Corps during WWII.
He was one of the first four missionaries of the Church
of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to preach the gospel
He met Althea Elaine Kimball while attending Brigham Young
University and they were married for time and all eternity
in the Salt Lake Temple in 1954. After his BYU graduation,
he began a long and successful career as a high school English,
Spanish, and science teacher. He taught at the following
high schools in California: Temple City, San Leandro, and
Castro Valley. He also taught at BY High School in Provo,
His joy came from his family and his friends. He is survived
by his son, Greg (Kristan) Anderson; son Alan (Deb) Anderson;
daughter, Kim (James) Dahlin; son Paul (Marci) Anderson;
son Kenny (Rebecca) Anderson; brother Richard (Lois) Anderson;
sister Enid (Tom) Boland; twenty-eight grandchildren; and
eight great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his
He loved sports, music, acting, and scripture study - but
most of all he loved people.
Services will be held Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 11:00 am
at the Cedar Hills West LDS Stake Center Chapel, 4580 West,
Cedar Hills Drive, Cedar Hills, Utah. Family & friends
may attend a viewing from 9:30 – 10:45 am prior to
services. Interment, Provo City Cemetery. Funeral Directors
- Warenski Funeral Home.
The family would like to thank the Charleston at Cedar
Hills and Envision Hospice for their tender love and care.
He called all of you his "Angels".