Funeral services for Helen Lorene (Schroeder) Anderson will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, in the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Charlie Blount, pastor of First Baptist Church officiating. Interment will be in the El Reno Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home.
Mrs. Anderson passed away Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, at her home with her family by her side. She was born May 14, 1919, in Pierce City, Mo. Helen was a graduate of Pierce City High School in Missouri and had attended Draughan’s School of Business in Springfield, Mo.
Helen was an Avon representative for over 30 years and delivered Mobile Meals for years.
She was a member of First Baptist Church, the National Association of Retired Veteran Railroad Employees, Faith Family Sunday school class and W.M.U., and was involved with the Samaritan Purse.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charley and Laura (Boucher) Schroeder, and her son, Larry Anderson.
She is survived by her daughter, Barbara Reiss of El Reno; sister, Eva Watson of New York, N.Y.; brother, Charley Schroeder of Missouri; grandchildren, Greg Allen, Kris Anderson and Kerri Anderson; great-grandchildren, Amanda Allen and Darcy and Emily Pinkerton; sister-in-law, Penny Anderson and husband, Lawrence (Bo) Anderson; and numerous other relatives and many dear friends.