Alice Dorthea Wunnenberg
Born: 4 Oct 1896 in Des Moines County, Iowa
Died: 19 Nov 1992 in Mediapolis, Iowa
Buried: Kossuth Cemetery, Des Moines County, Iowa

Father: Fred Chris Wunnenberg
Mother: Anna Mary Reiman

Married: 23 Jan 1918 in West Burlington Catholic Church, W. Burlington, Iowa

Roy Francis Cleatus Anderson
Born: 9 Apr 1894 in Kingston, Iowa
Died: 11 May 1989 in Sperry, Iowa
Buried: next to Alice

Father: Charley Anderson
Mother: Isabel Tee


i: Melvin Anderson
Born: 1925
Died: 1926


ii: Orville Rederick Anderson
Born: 19 June 1919 in Sperry, Des Moines County, Iowa
Died: 7 October 2004 in Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa


Alice Dorthea Wunnenberg obituary, Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa, 20 November 1992, page 9.

Alice D. Anderson, 96, of rural Sperry, died Thursday night, November 19, 1992, at Bethesda Care Center, Mediapolis.

Born October 4, 1896, in Des Moines County, she was the daughter of Fred and Anna Riemann Wunnenberg. On January 23, 1919, she married Roy Anderson. He died May 11, 1989.

She was a homemaker and confirmed into Latty Lutheran Church.

Survivors include a son, Orville Anderson of Sperry; a grandson, Garry Anderson of Mediapolis; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Alfred Wunnenberg and Ralph Wunnenberg, both of Burlington; and several nieces and nephews.

Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, a son, three sisters and two brothers.

Visitation will be Sunday, where the family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. at Hagele and Honts Funeral Home, Mediapolis.

The funeral for Mrs. Anderson will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Hagele and Honts, with the Reverend Lexie Kirkpatrick officiating. Burial will be in Kossuth Cemetery.

A memorial has been established for the Des Moines Health Center.


There is an entry for Roy Anderson in Times to Remember: Benton Twp. Rural, by Dan Dustman, page 68. 

Roy Francis Cleatus Anderson obituary, Burlington Hawk Eye, 12 May 1989, page 14.

Roy F. Anderson, 95, of rural Sperry died Thursday, May 11, 1989, at Burlington Medical Center.

Born April 9, 1894, at Kingston, he was the son of Charley and Isabel Tee Anderson. He married Alice Wunnenberg January 24, 1919.

He had lived on his farm in Benton Township, rural Sperry, his entire life. He was of the Catholic faith.

Surviving are his wife; one son, Orville Anderson, Sperry; one half-sister, Ruth Swank, California; one half-brother, Jason Anderson, California; one grandson; and two great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Hagele and Honts Funeral Home, Mediapolis.

The service for Mr. Anderson will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Hagele and Honts Funeral Home with the Reverend William Stratman officiating. Burial will be in Kossuth Cemetery.

A memorial has been established for the Mediapolis Community Ambulance Service.