Apr 12, 2012 - StaffFuneral services for Annie Jean Anesi, 90, of Lander, are at 10 a.m. Friday, April 13, at the Chapel of Mount Hope, Hudson's Funeral Home, in Lander.
Mrs. Anesi died Sunday, April 8, 2012.
Annie Jean Brodie was born to Jack Brodie Sr. and Anna Jean (Robertson) Brodie on Nov. 16,1921, in Lander. She was the eldest of two children.
She attended elementary and high school in Lander, then furthered her education by attending the University of Wyoming from 1939 to 1941, transferring to the University of Nebraska, School of Nursing from 1941 until 1944.
She was a member of the United Methodist Church.
She married Roy John Anesi on Jan. 2,1947. The couple had a son, Douglas Roy Anesi, and a daughter, Janet E. (Taylor) Mullins.
Mrs. Anesi was employed as a registered nurse from 1944 until the time of her retirement in May 1974. She worked for Dr. Wilmoth, Bishop Randall Hospital and later at the South Side Grade School.
She served on the Fremont Counseling Board from 1981 until 1988. She also served on the Westward Heights Nursing Home Board from 1985 until 1995.
Mrs. Anesi was a member of Borners Garden Extension Club for many years. Many summers while her children were growing, she was the nurse at the Youth Camp for the 4-H camp sessions as well as traveling the state with the Lander Junior Sheriff Posse.
Her family said Mrs. Anesi enjoyed spending time with family and friends, walking, crocheting and working outside in her yard and her flower and vegetable gardens.
At the time of her death, Mrs. Anesi was a resident of Westward Heights Nursing Home.
She is survived by her daughter, Janet E. Mullins and her two daughters, Anita Jean Moore and Heidi Anesi; her son, Doug Anesi and his wife Debbie, their two sons, Travis and Preston Anesi; one brother, Jack Brodie and his wife Irene; six great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Amedysis Hospice, 716 College View Drive, Riverton, WY 82501.
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