Virginia May “Ginny” Anderson, age 84, of Coatesville, PA, passed away surrounded by her loving family, on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at Harrison House of Chester County. She was the wife of Frederick B. Anderson with whom she celebrated 64 years of marriage. Born in Coatesville, she was the daughter of Kenneth R. and Margaret J. Dunnett Ettien. She graduated from Scott High School in class of ’53. She began working for Yearsley real estate in her late teens to help support her family as her father passed away prematurely. After raising her own five children she became a Pre-School teacher for St. Marks Lutheran Church where she was a member and sang in the choir. She later attended East Brandywine Baptist Church. In her free time, she enjoyed gardening, photography, bird watching, and spending time with family. Closest to Ginny’s heart was her love for Jesus. Surviving besides her husband are her five children: Frederick Jr., husband of Angela Anderson of Coatesville, Mark Anderson of Quarryville, Lisa, wife of Michael Murray of Coatesville, Lori wife, of Todd Boldt of Christiana, and Richard Anderson, husband of Juan Mireles of San Jose, CA, her seven grandchildren: Katie and Tanya Anderson, Michelle, Michael, and Corrie Murray, and Jessica and Rachel Boldt, and four siblings: Charlotte, wife of James Leslie of Thorndale, Barbara Leslie of Thorndale, George, husband of Sandy Ettien of Coatesville, and Ruth, wife of Herb Young of Coatesville.
Her Funeral Service will take place at East Brandywine Baptist Church, 999 Horseshoe Pike, Downingtown, PA 19335 on Saturday, September 14th at 2:00 p.m. with a time to greet the family from 12:30 p.m. until time of service. Pastor John Haas will be officiating. Interment will be in the Fairview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Ginny’s memory to the Harrison House of Chester County Activities Fund, 300 Strode Avenue, East Fallowfield, PA 19320.