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Marlin E. “Andy” Anderson

  • On February 10, 2020

Marlin E. “Andy” Anderson, 87, of Washington, passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, February 2, 2020. Beloved husband of Joan Kern Anderson, he was born January 1, 1933, in Graysville, PA a son of the late Roy and Nellie Anderson. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Delmar and Charles and one sister, Norma.

Andy was a veteran of the Korean War, and lived in both Washington and Greene counties, PA, during his lifetime. He worked at Molycorp and was a member of the VFW 927 and American Legion Post 0907.

Andy loved traveling throughout the United States, and thoroughly enjoyed spending time with his stepchildren and three grandsons. He was most in his element when being near the water and nature. He was an avid Pittsburgh sports fan. He was also happy repairing cars, working in his yard, and was always available if anyone needed him.

Also surviving are his stepchildren Cynthia Rydzak of McLean VA; Joseph Rydzak (Deb) of Washington, PA; KC Walters (Michelle) of Ogden, Utah; three grandsons, Brian Walters of Salt Lake City, Utah; Tyler Walters of Jersey City, NJ; and Stephen Rydzak of Washington, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 2 PM at Fairhill Manor Christian Church, 351 Montgomery Avenue, Washington, PA 15301.

A memorial donations may be made to Amedysis Hospice of Washington or The Humane Society.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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  • Feb 10 2020
I have been a neighbor of the Anderson's since 2009. They are the best people! I am very greatful to have known Mr. Anderson. We always joked with one another. He was a lot of fun. He was one of those people that I enjoyed helping, and he was always there for me. I will miss him. Here's to you Mr. Anderson, Cheers!
Cara Zlatarich
  • Feb 11 2020
Andy was a wonderful man, we will miss him deeply. Many prayers for you and your family during this difficult time. Kerry & Cara
Linda K Wolfe
  • Feb 11 2020
Joan our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of loss. Just know that he is in a better place and free of any pain or problems.
lucien bright
  • Feb 12 2020
I will miss Andy and I talking about the old days working together at molycorp ,your the best. Lucien