Arthur H. Anderson

Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | November 08, 2019

Arthur H. Anderson, 89, of Elizabeth Township, passed away Friday, November 8, 2019 at home. He was born May 24, 1930 in Erie and was the son of the late John W. and Laura E. (Nystrom) Anderson. Arthur was a member of Central Highlands Community United Methodist Church in Elizabeth Township. He retired from Marmon Keystone in 1993 and was a US Army Veteran serving during the Korean War. He was a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and was a member of the National Rifle Association. He loved spending time with his family, and sitting on his deck reading his Kindle. He was a life-long avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan and loved to golf with his brothers.

Arthur is survived by his wife of 58 years, Patricia A. (Williams) Anderson, daughter, Linda Joyce (Alan) Santory and son, Eric John (Robin) Anderson of Elizabeth Township, grandchildren who were the love of his life, Aaron D. (Emily) Santory, Emily L. (Deren) Breitinger, and Raychel Anderson, and nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by brothers, John W. "Jack" Anderson and N. David Anderson. There is no visitation. Memorial service will be held Monday, November 11, 2019 at 11:00 am in the Chapel of Mount Vernon Cemetery in Elizabeth Township. The Rev. W. Stephen Morse will officiate. Military Honors will follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Central Highlands Community United Methodist Church, 100 Timothy Drive, Elizabeth, PA,  15037 Arrangements are by the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Township. (412) 751-5000 Drew J. Gilbert, director.  Condolences may be made at

Originally published November 08, 2019.

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