Leila V. Anderson, 95, of North Mankato, died on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018

Leila V. Anderson, 95, of North Mankato, died on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018 at Monarch Meadows. A Memorial Service was held at Messiah Lutheran Church, North Mankato on Tuesday, Dec. 11. Interment was in Albion Lutheran Cemetery in St. James. Mankato Mortuary was in charge of arrangements. Memorials are preferred to VINE and Messiah Lutheran Church.

Leila was born on Aug. 29, 1923 in St. James, to Thomas and Hilma (Strom) Hudson. Leila was united in marriage to Armon Anderson and they had one son, Trent. She was a longtime employee of JCPenney and retired in 1992.

Leila is survived by her son, Trent; grandchildren: Aaron Anderson, Corey Anderson, and Taunya Schwimmer; sisters: Arlene Hagen and Donna Schmidt; sister-in-law, Marilyn Hudson. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brother, Richard Hudson; and sister, Betty Knutson.