LEWISTON – Joanna M. Anderson, 74, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at her home with her daughter Tammie by her side. She was born March 4, 1939, in Keegan, daughter of the late Mary Jane Lagassie.
She was educated in Keegan schools and was married to Eldon Anderson who predeceased her in 2003. Prior to her retirement Joanna was employed for over 20 years at the Cary Medical Center in Caribou. She enjoyed making jiggsaw puzzles and in her younger years enjoyed dancing.
She is survived by two daughters, Tammie Anderson and her partner, Kathy Platt, of Lewiston, and Lori Petit of Texas; five grandchildren, Lisa Dube and husband, Jon, Christopher Anderson and wife, Tiffany, Rebecca Cyr, Heather and Daphne Petit; six great-grandchildren; a brother, Davy Plourde of Stockholm; and a special friend, Florence Corbin of Caribou. She was predeceased by a son, Joseph Anderson.
Burial will be held later in the spring. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston. 207-784-4584. You are invited to share your condolences with the Anderson family by visiting their guest book at www.thefortingrouplewiston.com.