Doreen Anderson, 80 of Brazil passed away Aug. 5, 2006, at 6:11 p.m., at St. Vincent Clay Hospital.
She was born Feb. 27, 1926, in Clay County the daughter of Clarence H. Metz, Sr. and Bertha Lemay Metz. She graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1945. On Aug. 25, 1945, she married Joseph Anderson. As a young woman, she worked as a clerk at the Paitson Brothers Hardware Store in Brazil for 10 years. She was a member of the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Brazil and was currently attending the Otter Creek Christian Church. She enjoyed talking with family and friends.
She is survived by her daughter and son in law, Jayne and Dale Riley of Brazil; grandchildren, Courtney Jensen and Ethan Jensen and Matthew, Lynn and Beth Riley ; two brothers Larry Jay Metz and wife Nancy of Crawfordsville, Ind.; Clarence H. Metz, Jr. and wife Maxine of Brazil; sister in law, Beulah Metz; several nieces and nephews and extended family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and two brothers, Earl Metz and Don Metz.
Services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at French Funeral Home with Brother Lyle Monnett officiating. Burial will follow at Clearview Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 9-11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers donations may be directed to the Otter Creek Christian Church, 6298 N. Crow St. Brazil, IN. 47834.
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