'Bill' Anderson, 70
MONETA, Va. -- Charles William 'Bill' Anderson, 70, of Moneta, Va., died on Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Roanoke Memorial Hospital.
He was a retired Chemical Engineer for the paper industry.
He is survived by his wife of 17 years, Janice S. Anderson; four children, Rudd Anderson and his wife Tracy, Katia Williford and her husband Chris, Gretchen Anderson, and Rafe Anderson and his wife Aimee; one sister, Linda Anderson; the mother of his children, Penny Anderson; nine grandchildren, Lily, Ella, Emmet, Stella, Valencia, Dominique, Zoe, Jack, and Blake; his nephews, Mark, Chris, and Kevin, and his niece, Kelly.
Bill loved sailing, gardening, and cooking and was looking forward to continuing his retirement as a farmer and future rancher.
A celebration of Bill's life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 19, 2014, in Tharp Funeral Chapel, Bedford, Va., with the Rev. David Heerspink officiating. To send condolences online please visit www.tharpfuneralhome.com
. Arrangements by Tharp Funeral Home, Bedford, Va., (540) 586-3443.