Robert E. Anderson, 83, a resident of Sundown Rd. Palermo, passed away October 7, 2011 at home.
Born in Norristown, Penn, he was the son of the late Harry and Catherine (McGarvey) Anderson.
Bob was employed with Hemmingway and Bartlett Thread Company in Connecticut from 1977-1993.
He moved locally in 2002, where he enjoyed fishing and boating.
He was a member of the Labors Union in Connecticut.
Surviving are a stepdaughter, Kathaleen (Robert) Reitnour of Parker Ford, Penn; a step-son, Len Schaffer of Carneys Pt., N.J.; a grand-daughter, Ashley Schaffer; and his great-grandchildren, Abagail and Zachary.
He was predeceased by his wife, Dorothy E. Anderson; sister, Ella Ludwig; and brother, Harry Grant.
Funeral Services will be held 1 pm Tuesday at the Nelson Funeral Home. 11 West Albany St. Oswego.
Online condolences may be made at www.nelson-funeralhome.com