Edward C. Anderson, 70, of 421 N. Tionesta Ave., died Tuesday morning, April 9, 2013 at The Lutheran Home at Kane, where he resided.
Born May 19, 1942 in Kane, he was the son of Edward F. and Margaret R. Jones Anderson. On Aug. 5, 1961 in Kane, he married Linda L. Fay, who survives.
Mr. Anderson was the Paramedic Coordinator for seven years at Elk County General Hospital in Ridgway, then the operator for Kane Ambulance Service and worked at the Kane Community Hospital. He was a paramedic in Saudi Arabia for five years, then was an operator engineer in road construction in the Kane Area.
He was a member of St. Callistus Catholic Church in Kane and the Pennsylvania State Paramedics group; and enjoyed fishing with his grandchildren.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are two sons, Todd C. Anderson of Kane and Brett E. Anderson of Rochester, N.Y.; a daughter, Michelle F. Anthony of Kane; a sister, Ruth K. Heeter of Kane, plus five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. until 10:50 a.m. on Thursday, April 11 in the Gathering Space of the St. Callistus Catholic Church, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial there at 11 a.m. with the very rev. Philip Pinczewski, pastor, as celebrant. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Kane.
Memorials may be made to St. Callistus Catholic Church, 342 Chase St., Kane, PA 16735.
Arrangements are under the care of the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc. Online condolences may be expressed at www.ronaldmcdonaldfuneralhome.com .