Dorothy Luverne Anderson was born February 6, 1917 to Peter and Mary (Lanning) Pierson in Wegdahl, Minnesota, the fourth of seven children.
She was united in marriage to Ted O. Anderson on December 25, 1942 in Granite Falls, Minnesota. In 1951 they moved to Mitchell, South Dakota where they raised two children.
Grateful and honored for having shared her life are her daughter: Patti Dion and husband, Matt; daughter-in-law, Anne Anderson; grandchildren: Sara Dion, Abbi Dion and husband, Joshua Rosenzweig, Emilie Hunt and husband, Bryon; Nathan Anderson and wife, Kori; Drew Anderson; two great-grandchildren: Isaac Anderson and Samuel Hunt; and sister, Mavis Lewis.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, her four sisters, her husband and her beloved son, Lee.