James "Andy" Lee Anderson, 56 died Tuesday, March 4, 2014, in Arlington, Wash.

He was born Sept. 4, 1957, to Wayne and June Anderson in Harmony. He grew up in Wykoff, with siblings Barb and Mark.

He served in the Army where he was promoted to PFC while serving as a heavy equipment operator. Upon his return, he worked various construction jobs in California and Washington.

He loved to follow the Minnesota Vikings and the Twins even though he was in Seattle Seahawks country. He enjoyed chartering a boat and fishing and throwing horseshoes with friends.

Survivors include his parents, Wayne and June Anderson; siblings, Barbara (Lawrence) Meyer and Mark Anderson and nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

A memorial service was held Wednesday, March 12, at the United Methodist Church in Wykoff, at 2 p.m. Burial will be in the spring.