Mary Jane Anderson passed away Thursday, June 12, 2008, at Wheaton Franciscan All Saints. Mary Jane was born in Racine, daughter of the late Lawrence and Sarah (Nee: Wagner) Bieneman.
On September 5, 1947, Mary Jane was united in marriage to Ralph N. Anderson at St. Edward Catholic Church. Mary Jane and Ralph shared a life that took them many places including New York where they resided for twenty years and New Mexico where they owned and operated a cattle ranch. They returned home to Racine in 1993 where Mary Jane continued her life devoted to family and friends. She will be dearly missed.
Survivors include her husband, Ralph; her sons and daughters-in-law, Robert N. (Lauren) Anderson of Cornwall on Hudson, NY, Ronald N. (Rebecca) Anderson of Santa Fe, New Mexico; Susan Anderson of Prairie du Sac, WI; her grandson, Colin Anderson; sister-in-law, Jeanette Bieneman; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her son, Richard Norman Anderson and brother, Kenneth Bieneman.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Sebastian Catholic Church, 3100 95th Street, Sturtevant, WI, 53177 Tuesday, June 17, 2008, 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Paul Raczynski officiating. Entombment will follow at Graceland Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet with the family at the church on Tuesday from 10:00 A.M. until time of Mass. Memorials to St. Sebastian Catholic Church have been suggested.
MARESH-MEREDITH & ACKLAM FUNERAL HOME
803 Main St., Racine (262) 634-7888