Dennis Anderson passed away on October 13, 2017 in his summer residence in Pinetop, AZ. He was born in Roseau, MN, on April 8, 1933 to Irene and Patrick Anderson. Dennis’ early career in Phoenix began in his father’s Masonry business before starting his own Block plant then a travel agency; Cerkvenik Anderson Travel. Upon retirement, Dennis enjoyed spending summers in Pinetop golfing. Dennis’ passion was fishing and he spent much time fishing in Mexico with good friends. He touched many lives throughout his 84 years. Dennis is survived by his son; Andy and his grandchildren; Austin and Ashley. Friends are invited to services Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 11:00 am at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 East Indian School Road, Phoenix. Following the services lunch will be held at Phoenix City Grille, 5616 N. 16th Street, Phoenix, AZ. Instead of flowers Please bring your favorite fishing lure or picture to pin to the casket.
My prayers are with you Andy and your family. I have so many great memories if your Dad.
Darrell M Dallum
Andy, I was saddened to hear of the passing of your Dad. I always enjoyed hearing from Dennis by telephone and through emails, he was a fun guy and was proud of his Minnesota roots and relatives. My condolences to you and your family, Dennis will be missed.
Andy, our deepest sympathy at the loss of your father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We remember when Dennis would come to visit on our farm ( Modahl) when he was younger and living in Grand Forks.
Our deepest sympathy; first cousins, Charmaine & Eldor Lorenson, Lew & RoseMary Modahl,, and Terry & Ida Modahl.