Mar 14, 2017 - From staff reportsD. Ann Anderson of Riverton died at her home Friday, March 10, 2017.She was 82 years old.
There will be a public viewing at 9 a.m. Wednesday, March 15, 2017,at Hillcrest Baptist Church followed by a funeral service at10 a.m.Burial will follow at Mountain View Cemetery.
Della Ann Walls was born May 11, 1934, in South Seward, Kansas, to Fred C. and Ruth (Shotton) Walls. She grew up in Great Bend with her siblings. After graduating high school she attended nursing school.
She was a member of the Hillcrest Baptist Church in Riverton.
On Feb. 17, 1962, she married Virgil Carl Anderson in Denver. They celebrated more than 43 years before he passed away on July 29, 2005.
As a young family, they moved, with their two children, to Riverton more than 50 years ago. After moving to Riverton they owned and operated The Budget Stretcher for years on Main Street before turning the store into a shoe store by the name of The Family Shoe Store. They also ran Virdel Kennels for 20-plus years.
She was a member of the Riverton BPOE Does.
Her family, dogs, and church were her life; she enjoyed time and many activities with them.
She is survived by her daughter, Heidi Rae Bush and husband, Jeremiah of Riverton; grandchildren Dominic Anderson of Riverton and Elizabeth Cates and Brianna Cates of Arizona; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Ruth Walls; husband, Virgil Anderson; son, Jimmy Dean Anderson; daughter, Beverly Ann Anderson; and her siblings.
Memorials may be made to Hillcrest Baptist Church in care of Davis Funeral Home, 2203 West Main Street, Riverton, WY, 82501.
Online condolences may be made to the family at TheDavisFuneralHome.com.
Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.
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