November 22, 1936 - September 21, 2021
Daniel Anderson, 84, of Glenwood, IA passed away on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at the Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs, IA. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 24, 2021 at the Loess Hills Funeral Home in Glenwood with Pastor Kimberly Bowles officiating. Burial with military honors will be in the Glenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the funeral on Friday, starting at 9:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Loess Hills Funeral Home in Glenwood is caring for Daniel and his family.
Memorials: Directed to the family
Daniel Anderson, 84, of Glenwood, IA passed away on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at the Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs, IA.
Daniel Micheal Anderson, son of Adolph Gustav and Lillie (Sorensen) Anderson, was born on November 22, 1936 in Cumberland, IA. Daniel enlisted and served with the United States Air force from October 11, 1954 to February 20, 1958.
Daniel and Dorothy Arlene Perrin were married on January 30, 1960 in the Methodist Church in Corning, IA. Their first home was in Garden Grove, CA where Daniel worked at the Garden Grove Post Office. After leaving the post office, Daniel and Dorothy traveled throughout several states as Dan was moved to work on different Atlas Missile bases for Convair Astronautics. They later returned to Iowa and lived in Corning, Massena, Orient, Prescott, and Cumberland where Dan returned to the post office in Atlantic and finally to Glenwood in 1980, where Dan worked at the post office until his retirement in 2000.
Dan was preceded in death by his wife Dorothy, his parents, brothers, David Anderson and Darwin Anderson, sister DeLoy Cannon, sisters-in-law, MaryLou Anderson and Pat Anderson, brother-in-law Gary Erickson, and grandson Zachary Anderson.
Dan is survived by his sons, Danny R. Anderson and wife Shari of Griswold, Rodney Anderson of Massena, Tracey Anderson of Glenwood and Kelley Anderson of Glenwood; grandchildren, Ashley (Brandon) Templeton, Heath (Tiffany) Anderson, and Alexa Anderson; six great-grandchildren, Mailee, Bria and Hope Templeton and Brantley, Hazel and Wade Anderson; sister, DeLaine Erickson; and many nieces, nephews and other relatives.