Terry W. Andersen, 78, of Warren, PA., died Thursday afternoon, December 23, 2021, at Warren General Hospital, Warren, PA., after a brief illness.
He was born on August 23, 1943, in Warren, PA. Terry was the son of Lawrence and Mary Alice Andersen. He was a lifelong Warren area resident. A graduate of Warren Area High School Class of 1961. He had served with the U.S. Air Force from 1961 to 1965. Terry was employed with the former Bell Telephone Company, AT&T, and Lucent Technology, retiring after 34 years of employment.
Upon retiring, he was self-employed for Andersen Communications. Terry attended St. Joseph R.C. Church. He was an active volunteer, especially with the Toy Shoppe. He was an avid reader, golfer, enjoyed traveling and woodworking. He was an avid Pittsburgh Sports Fan. Terry had a great love and devotion to his wife, children, grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Rosellen Marlowe Andersen, whom he married August 20, 1966, 2 Sons – David Andersen and wife, Sami all of Warren, PA., Matthew Andersen and wife, Wendy of Russell, PA., 3 Grandchildren, Alyssa Daisy, Lauren Rose, Brooke Elise, 2 Sisters – Leslie Childs of Russell, PA., Pamela Moretti of Buffalo, N.Y., 1 Brother – Edward Andersen and wife, Diane of Merrimac, Mass., several nieces, and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his half-brother, Billy Andersen.
Friends may call on Tuesday, December 28, 2021, from 1:00 to 3:00 P.M. A funeral service will be conducted at 3:00 P.M. with Fr. Richard Tomasone, Pastor, officiating. Masks and social distancing will be required. Entombment will be in the Mausoleum of the Ascension in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery.
Those wishing to place memorials may do so through the Toy Shoppe of Warren, PA., Hospital Drive, Warren, Pa. 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com