Anderson, Carol Louise (Sherman) Dec 21, 1928 Mar 26, 2013 Age 84; Omaha, NE. Loving wife, mother and grandmother, she is survived by the love of her life for 61 years, Robert Bob Anderson, former owner of Bob Anderson Ford Mercury, Missouri Valley, IA where they raised their 6 children: Michael (Sherri) Anderson, Joyce (Victor) Vela, Jill Shook, Mary (Matt) Manijak, Karen Shanahan, and Donald Anderson. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren: Jessica Dooley, Megan Bradberry, Rachel Dias, Daniel Vela, Melissa Shook, Sarah Shook, Carly Manijak, Emily Shook, Andrew Vela, Michael Shook, Nicholas Shanahan, Caroline Shanahan and Elizabeth Shanahan; her sister, Joyce Comfort; many nieces and nephews. Carol was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Sherman and Ferne Jackson Sherman. Carol graduated from Cathedral Grade School in 1942 and The Convent of the Sacred Heart in 1946, both in St. Joseph, MO, her birthplace. An honor student of both schools, receiving medals of academic excellence, she later attended Platt-Gard Business School in St. Joseph before working at the First National Bank. Carol was an active member of the Sacred Heart Alumnae and enjoyed attending its annual luncheon and meeting. Carol Anderson was the epitome of perfection in her favorite roles as wife, mother and grandmother, and she will be forever missed. The family will receive friends Tuesday, April 2, 5pm to 7pm at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, 8200 N. 30 St., with VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm at the church. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL Wednesday, April 3 at 10am at St. Philip Neri Church. Interment, Evergreen Memorial Park. Memorials may be directed to the family.
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