THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Issue Date: January 9, 2019
Glorianne (Meyers) Anderson-Whitcomb, 83, of Marinette passed away Sunday, Jan. 7, 2019 at Bay Area Medical Center, surrounded by family.
Born May 15, 1935, to the late William and Emma (Paul) Meyers in Coleman, she graduated from Coleman High School in 1953. On Aug. 29, 1953, she married Andrew Anderson and he preceded her in death on April 9, 1976. She farmed with her husband for many years on the family farm which is still run by her son. She later worked at Pine View Health Care as a nurse's aide for over 25 years, retiring in 1993.
On May 25, 1979, she married Michael Whitcomb at Porterfield Lutheran Church. She enjoyed crocheting, fishing, casino trips, Polka music, watching sports and spending time with family, especially her grandchildren and pets.
She is survived by her husband, Michael of Marinette; two sons, Rick Anderson of Marinette and Mark (Connie) Anderson of Porterfield; two daughters, Laurie (Ron) Winters and Sandy Anderson, both of Marinette; a sister, Beverly Nyberg of Hayward; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and first husband, Andrew, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Ken, Duane and Leneil.
Visitation will be held at Thielen Funeral Home on Friday, Jan. 11 from 3 p.m. until time of the funeral services at 5 p.m., with Chaplain Craig Mansur officiating.