This week’s obituaries – May 17

Josephine Anderson

Josephine Emma Anderson
Feb. 26, 1936 – May 7, 2017
Josephine Emma Perry (Graham, Fritts) Anderson passed from this life on Sunday, May 7, 2017.  She was born on February 26, 1936, and raised in Vale, Oregon.  She was the only daughter of Walter and Irene Perry.
She attended Vale schools, graduating from Vale Union High School.  In 1956, she married Gary Graham.  One son was born to this union.  They later divorced in 1959.
She worked for Vale Supply (Quisenberry’s), Vale Flying Realty and the Justice of Peace Malheur County.  She started her federal career with the Bureau of Land Management, Vale Project in Vale, Oregon in 1969.
She married Don Anderson in September 1967 in Hilo, Hawaii.   They spent three years on the Big Island . . .