Barbara G. Anderson

  • Born: February 20, 1931
  • Died: December 3, 2018
  • Location: Sterling, Illinois

McDonald Funeral Home

1002 12th Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071

Tel. (815) 626-6311

Tribute & Message From The Family


Barbara G. Anderson, 87, of Sterling, died on Monday, December 3, 2018 at Heritage Woods in Sterling.

She was born on February 10, 1931 in Sterling to Darhal and Effie (Thome) Pollock.

She married Everett F. Anderson on April 2, 1948 in Sterling. He preceded her in death on October 7, 2013. Barb enjoyed reading and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Survivors include her daughters, Karen (Jim) Port of Sterling and Connie Stewart of Sterling; a daughter in law Karla Anderson of Sterling; her sons, Brad (Jo Ann) Anderson, of Omaha, Neb., Kevin (Lori) Anderson of Grand Detour, Gary (Shelley Lifka) Anderson of Sterling and Cary (Wendy) Anderson of Goldsboro, NC; a brother, Delaine Pollock of East Moline; 15 grandchildren, Nicole Adams, Keelie Pugliese, Brad Anderson, Dustin Stone, Derek Port, Anthony Anderson, Brandon Stone, Matt Stewart, Ashley Allen, Jake Anderson, Jess Peterson, Jasmine Anderson, Nate Anderson, Ariel Anderson and Elijah Anderson; and 18 great grandchildren.

She also was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Keith Anderson a grandchild Athena Kolodzik, 2 brothers, Donald and Malcolm Pollock and a sister Kay Graham.

Visitation will be on Saturday from 10-11AM followed by funeral services at 11 AM at McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls with Pastor Dalmus Meeks, officiating. Burial will be at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling. A memorial has been established.