Virginia Rose (Harvey) Anderson was born on a farm east of Taylor, NE to John Leslie and Maude (Pierce) Harvey on May 28, 1921. She graduated from Taylor School and became a teacher and taught for 3 years. She married Lyle Wesley Anderson on May 28, 1941. They had two children Shara Lea on March 12, 1943 and Norman Wesley on August 29,1946. She helped raise her niece Leslie (Harvey) Peterson of Lincoln, NE and nephew Webster Harvey of Tucson, AZ. They farmed on several different farmsteads and retired to live in Ainsworth, NE. Lyle passed away on June 21, 2007.
Virginia moved to Lincoln, NE in March of 2012 and lived there until she passed away on December 19,2020. She is survived by her daughter Shara (Marvin) Bauer of Kearney NE, her son Norman (Loretta) Anderson of Malcolm NE. Her grandchildren Rodney (Heather) Bauer, Matthew (Danilelle) Bauer, Linda (Tony) Ridder, and Andrew (Kari) Anderson. Also great grandchildren Nathan, Michaela, and Chisom Bauer, Kyle (Mikaela), Samantha, and Nicholas Ridder, Utah and Brigg Anderson, and two great great grandchildren and other family and friends.
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