Marianne Anderson, age 93, of Hays, Kansas passed away Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Via Christi Village of Hays. She was born March 14, 1925 in Kansas City, Missouri to Charles and Barbara (Fehrenbach) Dorizzi. She married Frank B. Anderson Jr. in Kansas City on January 14, 1950. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank, her parents and infant sister.
Marianne had a Biology degree from UMKC. She decided to go back to school after raising her three children and get a degree in elementary education. Teaching was her passion. She taught in Overland Park and Hays, Kansas. After retiring from Wilson Elementary school in Hays, she continued to give back to the community. She worked as a tutor at Wilson school. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Hays and worked at the food pantry for the church.
She is survived by her children, Judy Daugherty and husband John of Flagstaff, AZ, Bruce Anderson and wife Susie of Scottsdale, AZ and Barbara Gottschalk and husband Rick Pfannenstiel of Hays; seven grandchildren, Kelly Daugherty of Flagstaff, Sarah (Chad) Beiser of Wichita, Emily Gottschalk (fiance, Leland Smith) of Hays, Jenna (Joe) Princ of Osborne, Jason (Ashlee) Pfannenstiel of Wellington, FL, Jeff Anderson of Tempe and Emily Anderson of Scottsdale as well as five great grandchildren, Billie Daugherty Thompson, Jaxton Princ, Jaymes Princ, Laurel Beiser and Gunnar Pfannenstiel.
Visitation will be 5 PM – 8 PM with a combined rosary and vigil service at 7 PM on Friday, August 17, 2018 at Brock’s-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory 2509 Vine Hays, KS 67601.
Private family services will be held at the Chapel at Via Christi Village, Hays with burial in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (www.stjude.org) or Hospice at Hays Medical Center.
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