Carol J. Anderson, 67, of Scales Mound, Ill., died at 6:19 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016 at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Rockford, Ill. as a result of a car accident on Thursday on Stagecoach Trail between Warren and Apple River, Ill.
Funeral services were 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 14, 2016 at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Schapville, Ill. with Pastor Mark Oehlert officiating.
Burial was in the church cemetery.
Visitation was from 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. on Sunday and from 9:00 – 9:45 a.m. on Monday at Shepherd of the Hills Church. 536 E. Schapville Rd., Scales Mound, Ill. The Miller & Steinke Funeral Home of Scales Mound is in charge of arrangements.
Carol was born on April 18, 1949 at Dodgeville, the daughter of Bob and Marie (Gerlach) North. She was a graduate of Darlington High School, the class of 1967 and Capri Cosmetology in 1978.
Carol was a member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church at Schapville, Ill.
She was united in marriage to George L. Anderson on August 12, 1967 in Seymour, Wisconsin.
Carol was a lifetime farm wife. Carol owned and operated “The Hen Hut” in Scales Mound for several years; also served as receptionist at the Owner’s Club at the Galena Territory. She enjoyed making crafts and giving them to family and friends and spending time with her family. Carol had a kind and generous heart.
Surviving is her husband George, two sons, Carl (Becky) and Neil (Lori); six grandchildren, Clint (Olivia), Cyle (Megan), Derian, Jalen, Taylor and Maddison; brothers, Charlie (Peggy) North, Bill (Marge) North, Dick “Fuzzy” (Jean) North, and sister, Sheila (Pat) Ohms.
She was preceded in death by her parents, infant son, Dennis George and two sisters, Diane Gile and Marian Schony.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.millerfhed.com.