Russell E. Anderson Sr., 61, Logansport, passed away Thursday, April 20, 2017, in his residence.
Born Feb. 12, 1956, in St. Joseph, Michigan, he was the son of the late Charles and Ava (Austin) Anderson. Russell retired after 20 years serving in the U.S. Navy as an E-9 Master Chief.
Surviving is a son, Russell E. Anderson Jr., Logansport; granddaughter, Aisha K. Anderson, Walton; ex-wife, Martha J. Anderson, Sheffield, Alabama; stepsons, Brian Burgess, Shane Nichols and Eric Nichols, all of Sheffield, Alabama; stepdaughter, Carrie Nichols, Logansport; stepgrandchildren, Eric Nichols Jr., Cody Nichols, Brittney Burgess and Aaron Burgess; ex-wife, Cindy Anderson; stepson, Wesley W. (Rebecca) Whitney; and stepdaughter, Wendy (Mike) VanDam, all of Kalamazoo, Michigan; stepgrandsons, Jordan Smith, Cameron Whitney and Jacob Whitney; sister, Charlene Anderson, St. Joseph, Michigan; and a brother, Josh Anderson, Logansport.
There will be no public services. A private burial at sea will be conducted at a later date.
Gundrum Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.
Published on April 21, 2017