Ninth Generation


4618. Archie Roscoe Anderson was born on 5 September 1910 in Nebraska.651,722 He died on 2 May 1982 at the age of 71 in Cozad, Dawson Co., Nebraska.53,1761 He was buried in Cottonwood Cemetery, Cozad, Dawson Co., Nebraska.53,1249 Social Security Death Index:
Individual: Anderson, Archie
Birth date: 5 Sep 1910
Death date: May 1982
Social Security #: 506-46-6313
Last residence: NE 69130
State of issue: NE
Zip of last payment: 69130

From the Tri-City Trib, Tuesday, May 4, 1982: Anderson rites today. Archie Anderson, 71 of Cozad died Sunday at a house north of Cozad. He was born Sept. 5, 1910 in Cozad. He was a member of the united Methodist Church in Cozad, a member of B.P.O.E. 2250 and the Lexington Eagles Club. He is survived by his wife, Eva, of Cozad; three step sons, Raymond Gronewold of Farnam, Richard Nicholsen of Cozad and Donald Nicholsen of Las Animas, Colo., one stepdaughter, Mrs. Robert (Louise) Hintz of San Diego, calif., one sister, Mrs. Don (Florence) Schmeeckle of Cozad, six step-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at Berryman Funeral Home in Cozad with Pastor Keith Hedstrom officiating. Burial will be in the Cottonwood Cemetery in Cozad. A memorial has been established to the Cozad Community Hospital. Visitation is today (Tuesday) from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Berryman Funeral Home.

Archie Roscoe Anderson and Eva M. McCance were married about 1970. Eva M. McCance, daughter of Robert D. McCance and Myrtle S. Hoffman, was born on 2 December 1911 in Cozad, Dawson Co., Nebraska.1762,1763,1764 She died on 5 December 2004 at the age of 93 in Gothenburg, Dawson Co., Nebraska.1764 She was buried in Cottonwood Cemetery, Cozad, Dawson Co., Nebraska.1764 On the 1930 U. S. Census of Cozad, Dawson Co., Nebraska, Eva M. McCance is living with Arthur & Janie Brady as a lodger. No occupation is listed for Eva.

Obituary from the Gothenburg Times, December 8, 2004: Eva M. Anderson, 93, of Cozad, died Sunday, Dec. 5, 2004 at Gothenburg Memorial Hospital. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 9, at the Berryman Funeral Home Chapel in Cozad, with Jeremy Jech of the Cozad Christian Church officiating. Burial will be at the Cottonwood Cemetery northeast of Cozad. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday (today), at the Berryman Funeral Home in Cozad. Anderson was born on Dec. 2, 1911, east of Cozad, to Robert and Myrtle Hoffman McCance. She had attended several schools and graduated from Cozad High School. During her younger years she and her sisters formed a musical group, playing for various functions and on the radio. In 1932, she married Ed Groenewold and the couple made their home on a farm site north of Cozad. Following a divorce, she married Donald C. Nichelson in 1938. The couple had made their home north of Cozad. Her husband preceded her death in 1969. She later married Archie "Swede" Anderson, who had died in 1982. Anderson was employed as a cook at the Cozad Hospital, and she was a member of the Cozad Christian Church. She enjoyed attending garage sales, restoring antiques, reading, gardening and collecting music, according to family members. Anderson was preceded in death by: husbands---Donald Nichelson in 1969, and Archie Anderson in 1982; two great-grandsons---Jeffrey Andrews and Colton Thayer; four sisters---Enid, Era, Erma and Elmo; a brother Robert. Survivors include: three sons---Raymond (Geri) Groenewold of Farnam, Dick Nichelson and Don (Sandy) Nichelson, all of Cozad; a daughter, Louise Hintz or Cozad; sister, Eula Waller of Florida; eight grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. A memorial has been established.