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Joanne Anderson

August 16, 1940 ~ May 24, 2020 (age 79)


Joanne Anderson, 79, Saugerties, NY, passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side on May 24, 2020. She was born in Brooklyn on August 16, 1940 to the late Charles and Margaret Molloy Paterno.

She was preceded in death by her husband Peter J. Anderson. She is survived by her children Bill Anderson (Stacy), Joanne Anderson Schultz (Tim) and Helene Anderson Woodvine (Brett); granddaughter Courtany Hagen; sisters Margaret Maier (Gene), Louise Tinker, Carol McKeen and Charlotte Zacharski (Chris); lifelong friend Bernice O'Connor; and her beloved cats Cuddles and Murphy. The family would like to thank Nancy and Bernard for their loving, compassionate and tireless care, Katie and Leigh-Ann of RCAL, as well as Hudson Valley Hospice for their care and services.


In the interest of public safety and the mandates by the Governor a public service will not be held.   A family service will be held privately.   Arrangements are under the direction of the Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc. Cor. of John & Lafayette Sts., Saugerties.   Memorial contributions may be made to Hudson Valley Hospice, 374 Violet Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. Further obituary information and expressions of condolence may be posted on Joanne’s Tribute Wall at

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Saugerties, NY 12477

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