Devoted Mother, Faithful Servant of Christ
Rita Ann Florence Hurford Anderson, Age 83, passed peacefully on Tuesday, December 25, 2018 in Elk Grove, CA. She was called to be with her Lord, on the day we celebrate his birth. Rita was born on November 30, 1935 in London England.
Always strong willed with quiet forcefulness, she emigrated to the United States at the age of 19 with her beloved sister Ena and brother-in-law Tony.
She was a beloved member of the Elk Grove community, with her community service as a hospital volunteer. She lived with limitless compassion for everyone that came in contact with her.
She lives through her husband of 37 years, Dave Anderson, and her elder sister Vera. As well as her two sons, John and Neil Jacques. She was Nana to 12 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
To those wishing to make a gift in Rita’s memory please donate to the Union Gospel Mission Sacramento