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“Grandpa, I am so blessed that you were able to meet Ryen. I am glad that you loved him. I will FOREVER miss you and love you. Rest In Heaven with...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: Jessica Stewart - Clovis, NM

“So sorry to all of you for your loss. I will always remember his sense of humor and his kind heart. ”
2 of 19 | Posted by: Cathy Woods - Yoder, IN - Friend

“Robin, may you find strength for you and your family during this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and a hug when you return....Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Paul and Priscilla Reardon - MA

“Marie (and others), you have my condolences on your father's passing. I recall that he worked for several years as a third-shift security officer at...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: Jim Crouse - Fort Wayne, IN

“marie and family, so very sorry for your loss. mike and I pray for your peace and love to keep you all going. we never met your dad but knowing the...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: shiela jennison - wareham, MA

“My deepest condolences on the passing of your father. May God give you the strength to bear the loss. My prayers are with you and your family. Stay...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Clara Idumwonyi - Boston, MA

“I am sorry for your loss Robin you are in my prayers ”
7 of 19 | Posted by: Raylene Doran - Malden, MA

“Robin my condolences to you & your family during this difficult time, my prayers will always be with you and family during the time. ”
8 of 19 | Posted by: Eduardo Martinez - Avon, MA

“Robin, I'm so sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in my thoughts & prayers. ~ Sharol ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Sharol Shirer - Boston, MA

“So sorry for this family's loss. Jim was like a 2nd father to me and like the rest of the family, my heart is hurting. But knowing that Dad is at...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Beth Miller - Augusta, KS

“Carol I am so sorry for the loss of your dad I just want you to know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
11 of 19 | Posted by: DELLA FURCHES - Mountain City, TN

“Prayers to the families. Another angel has grown his wings. RIP James. ”
12 of 19 | Posted by: Eva Dobbs - Altmar, NY

“I'm so sorry for your loss. ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: Kristy Capatina - Bluffton, IN

“Only met you a couple of times but you was a kind and gentle man. R.I.P God gained another angel. ”
14 of 19 | Posted by: Elaine Reardon - Taunton, MA

“Sorry for your loss, my condolences to the family during this time of sorrow. May you find peace and comfort amongst family and friends. May he...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: Paula Grasso - Boston, MA

“So sad to lose a great man.I have so many GREAT memories of Jim when he was living in Somerville.He would always come to visit my mom and us every...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: TRACY GALLANT - MA

“dad you will truly be missed by all ”
17 of 19 | Posted by: howard jennison - wichita, KS

“dad I will never forget the way you fought to stay with us your wonderful smile, great sense of humor, and how absolutely anyone that met you fell in...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: marie cappa - wichita - Daughter

“Wonderful husband and father he will be missed. Rip Jim. ”
19 of 19 | Posted by: Sarah Anderson - Loudon, TN

James L. Anderson, 83, passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, James worked as an electrician with Fort Wayne State Development Center and previously for Boston University. He proudly served his country as a member of the US Navy. James was a member of the American Legion Post #330. Surviving are his children, Marie (Chuck Jennison) Cappa of Wichita, KS, Carol (Bud) Dobbs of Yoder, IN, Donna Shine of Pompano Beach, FL, Robin (Tony) Crespo of Winthrop, MA, Deborah Anderson of Fort Wayne, Lynn (Eric) Pepple of Fort Wayne, James (Betty) Anderson, Jr. of Clovis, NM, and Thomas Anderson of Fort Wayne; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brother, Robert (Rose) Anderson of Kokomo, IN; and step-brother, James Ragan of Fort Wayne. James was preceded in death by wife, Alice Anderson; son, Joseph Anderson; parents, Frank and Marie Anderson; 1 sister and 2 brothers. Service is 10:00 am, Monday, January 8, 2018 at D. O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Rd with calling one hour prior. Calling also Sunday, January 7, 2018 from 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm at the funeral home. Burial in Highland Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. To sign the online guest book, go to