George Donald Anderson, 92, long-time resident of Dows, died June 15, 2022. 

  George was born Dec. 20, 1929 in Hardin County to Roy and Nettie (Shaner) Anderson. He married Emma Darlene Brannick in 1952.

  George entered the U.S. Army in 1951 and served in Korea for one year. He and Emma lived in Iowa Falls before moving to Dows. He worked several places, including the Dows school and the Wright County Road Dept. He served on the Dows Fire Dept. for 55 years.

  He was preceded in death by his wife; five brothers; and two sisters.

  He is survived by his children Douglas (Susan) Anderson of Long Grove, Donald Anderson of Iowa Falls, and Debra (Joe) Schloss of Spencer.