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Donald D. Anders

Obituary for Donald D. Anders

October 2, 1935 - February 3, 2018
Darlington, Maryland | Age 82

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Donald DeWitt Anders, son of the late John Wayne and Florence Edith Hall Anders, of Darlington, MD, passed away February 3, 2018 peacefully at his home with his wife, Mary, at his side.

Don was a devout Christian and lived his faith to the fullest and was a member of Gateway Baptist Church in Rising Sun, MD. He was employed by Wiley Manufacturing Ship Yard in Port Deposit, MD and Harford County School District Maintenance Department. He then retired to enjoy farming and growing his garden just to share with neighbors and friends. Don enjoyed riding his Harley with his wife, Mary, through all 50 states and Canada, while witnessing his faith along the way and meeting lifelong friends. He was the Chaplin for the motorcycle club, "Motorcyclist for Christ" John 3:16.

Don was preceded in death by infant daughter, Donna Marie, and son, Gary Ray. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Mary Elizabeth Absher Anders, of Darlington, MD; two sons: Ron Anders (Sheila) of Fair Hill, MD and Larry Anders, Sr. (Lori) of Conowingo, MD; grandchildren: Rhonda Willen (Daniel) of North East, MD, Larry Anders, Jr. (LeAnn) of Drumore, PA, Ashley Anders, Andrew Anders, and Jackson Anders; and great-grandchildren: Madalyn Willen, Nevin Willen, and Kate Anders.

A celebration of Don's life will be held at 12pm on February 9, 2018 at Conowingo Baptist Church, 151 Rock Springs Road, Conowingo, MD 21918, where friends and family may visit beginning at 10am. Burial will follow at Conowingo Baptist Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made payable to "Gateway Baptist Church" and sent care of R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A., P.O. Box 248, Rising Sun, MD 21911.

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  • Memorial contributions may be made payable to "Gateway Baptist Church" and sent care of R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A., P.O. Box 248, Rising Sun, MD 21911.

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111 S. Queen Street
P.O. Box 248
Rising Sun, MD 21911
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