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Judith "Judy" Ann (Throener) Anderson

September 29, 1943 ~ July 23, 2021 (age 77)

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Judith "Judy" Anderson, age 77, of Norwalk, passed away peacefully Friday evening, July 23rd.

A memorial service celebrating her life will be held 11 a.m. Friday, July 30th at Lutheran Church of Hope in West Des Moines.  

Burial of her cremated remains will take place with a private family graveside service in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Orilla, Iowa.

To sign her on-line guest book and to send flowers to her service using Norwalk's local florist select the "send tributes/flowers" tab on this webpage.  You may also order by calling (515) 981-0700 or by visiting 

Memorials to Lutheran Church of Hope in Judy's name will be accepted.


Judith Ann Anderson, the daughter of Anton and Ann (Chudomelka) Throener, was born in West Point, NE on September 29, 1943.  She spent her life raising her family and working for Bituminous Insurance Company in Omaha, NE before moving to Des Moines, IA with her daughter.  Judith retired on December 29, 2006 with 29 years of service as a claims adjuster; where she had made many life long friends.

Judy married her life-long friend, Roger Ostlund on April 28, 2006 and decided to retire and travel and spend the winter months in Montgomery, TX with summers spent in Iowa.

Judy leaves to cherish her memory her daughter, a son Corey (Lori) Anderson of Omaha, NE; Trina Anderson of Norwalk;  a brother Dana (Karen) Throener of Omaha, NE; 5 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; and many friends.  She was preceded in death by her parents; her beloved husband, Roger Ostlund; and brothers, Terreance, Darrell, Lauren, and Larry Throener.

To send flowers to Judith "Judy" Ann (Throener) Anderson's family, please visit our floral store.


Memorial Service
July 30, 2021

11:00 AM
Lutheran Church of Hope (Norwalk)

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