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Diane Rose Anderson

Diane Rose Anderson

September 9, 1948 - December 28, 2023

Diane Rose Anderson, 75, of Sweet Home passed on December 28, 2023. She was born September 9, 1948, to William Thomas and Mary Alice (Whitty) White in Clarion, Iowa. In 1968, she married Les Thomas; they resided in Torrance, California. They had two children, Tiffany and Jeff. They later divorced in 1982. In 1984, she married Carl Anderson and they had two children Carl Jr. and Timmy. They resided in Redondo Beach, California and later moved to Sweet Home in 2014. Diane loved playing cards with her friends at the senior center in Sweet Home. She adored her dogs Lexi and Laci.

Diane loved lilacs. She enjoyed fishing and watching her favorite cooking shows.

She is survived by her spouse Carl Anderson of Sweet Home, daughter Tiffany Thomas, sons Jeff Thomas (Sarah), Carl Anderson Jr., and Timmy Anderson (Taylor), grandchildren Shyanne Thomas, Jeffrey Thomas Jr., Charlotte and Jonathan Anderson. Siblings: Brenda Riordan of Torrence, CA, Karen Flowers of Fresno, CA, Peggy Olsen of Iowa, Molly of Fresno, CA, dogs Lexi, Laci and Daisy, many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents, sisters; Phyllis and Millie.

A celebration of life will be 12 pm Friday, January 12 2024 at the Sweet Home Elks Lodge. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements