Maverne (Zell) Anders
Maverne (Zell) Anders, age 79, of Hollister, Missouri, passed away
December 6, 2020. She was born in Shelbyville, Indiana, on June 24, 1941,
to Leroy and Marguerite (Bently) Zell. She married Robert Anders on June
25, 1958, where they were married for 49 wonderful years. They later
moved to Junction City, Kansas, where Robert passed away in 2007 and
was buried at Wreford Cemetery. Maverne then moved with Denise and
Gary to Hollister, Missouri.
Maverne enjoyed going to shows, vacations and going to state parks,
decorating Christmas trees, and celebrating with family and friends. She
especially treasured entertainer Barbara Fairchild’s singing and kindness.
Survivors include their daughter, Denise Witt and her husband Gary Witt of
Hollister, Missouri; step-grandchildren; step-great-grandchildren; one sister,
June Franciose of Massachusetts.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Timothy Anders,
who passed 1990 in Shelbyville, Indiana; four brothers: Arvel Zell, Marvin
Zell, Gerald, and Wayne; and one sister, Mary Jeffries of Shelbyville,
Maverne will be buried in Wreford Cemetery in Junction City, Kansas.
Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the
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