Obituary: Roger Gilbert Anderson

June 27, 1936 – Feb. 4, 2020

Roger Gilbert Anderson, 83, of the Town of Egg Harbor died peacefully at the Door County Medical Center.

He was born at home in Sister Bay to Milton Matthew and Edna Beatrice Anderson. After graduating from Gibraltar High School in 1954, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. Roger proudly served his country for two years until his honorable discharge in 1958.

He then started working at Pempertin Painting before opening Anderson Painting, which he owned and operated until his retirement in 2015. Roger was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Juddville and enjoyed collecting antiques.

Roger is survived by his siblings, Beverly (Dean) Schauske-Johnson, Robert (Betty) Anderson, and Carrol Flaum; as well as many nieces, nephews, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Donald Milton Anderson and Paul Stanley Anderson.

Roger’s life will be honored with a memorial service on Saturday, Feb. 8, 1 pm, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Juddville.

Visitation will precede, 12-1 pm, at the church.

Casperson Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with caring for the Anderson family. Expressions of sympathy, memories and photos of Roger can be shared through his tribute page at

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