Washington Evening Journal
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Washington, IA 52353
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ROBERT DARYL ANDERSON
Robert Daryl Anderson, 69, of Ainsworth, Iowa, died Friday, May 6, 2022, at the Washington County Hospital from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Celebration of life services will be held 1:30 p.m. Friday, May 13, at Jones & Eden Funeral Home. General calling hours will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, May 12, at the funeral home. Interment will take place at Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington, Iowa. In lieu of flowers, memorials have been established for Paws and More Animal Shelter. Online condolences may be sent for Daryl's family through the web at www.jonesfh.com.
Daryl was born Jan. 29, 1953, in Granite City, Ill., the son of Robert E. and Eleanora (Miller) Anderson. He graduated from Granite City High School in 1971. Daryl lived in Ainsworth since 1999 and was a driver for SEITS in Iowa City for many years. He enjoyed fishing, taking care of his cats, and volunteered at Paws and More Animal Shelter. He was affectionately known as "Radar" by his friends.
Daryl is survived by his sister, Rebecca Anderson of Ellijay, Ga.; brother, David Anderson of Columbus Junction, Iowa; niece, Kimberly Alfonso and husband Gary of Eustis, Fla.; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents.