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Richard A. Anderson

May 9, 1945 ~ February 17, 2021 (age 75)


Richard "Dick" A. Anderson, age 75, of Watertown, SD, passed away on Wednesday, February 17, 2021, at a local care center. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, February 22, 2021, at the Crawford-Osthus Funeral Chapel in Watertown, SD. Pastor Scott Dempster will officiate. The service will be live streamed via Facebook live and the Crawford-Osthus website.

Visitation will be at the chapel on Monday, prior to the funeral service, from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Masks are highly encouraged for both services.

Burial will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery, in Watertown, SD. Honorary pallbearers will be all of Dick’s nieces and nephews. Active pallbearers will be: Al Albright, Jeff Koehn, Terry Peterson, Brad Kuehn, Ray Anderson and Ron Kelly.

Richard “Dick” A. Anderson was born on May 9, 1945, in Watertown, SD, to Levi and Ruth (Bronson) Anderson. He attended school and graduated from Summit High School. Dick worked many jobs until he started working with Smith Equipment where he was employed for 30 years. As an avid hunter and fisherman, he made trips to Canada just for fishing. Dick also had a love for Corvettes.

Dick is survived by his sisters, Julie Stein (Ron Kelly), Gail Krueger, and Barbara (Ray) Anderson.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Gail Handegard; brothers-in-law, Joe Stein, and Darwin Krueger.

Join the family for fellowship after the graveside service at the VFW in Watertown.

Arrangements by Crawford-Osthus Funeral Chapel







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February 22, 2021

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Crawford - Osthus Funeral Chapel (Crawford, Watertown, Mt. Hope Cemetery)

Funeral Service
February 22, 2021

2:00 PM
Crawford - Osthus Funeral Chapel (Crawford, Watertown, Mt. Hope Cemetery)

Video is available for this event

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