Richard D. AndersonRichard D. Anderson, 87, Mapleton, ND died on Sunday, June 23, 2013 at Bethany on 42nd, Fargo, ND.
Richard was born July 2, 1925 to Belwin C. & Florence (Schram) Anderson near Audubon, MN and received his education there. Richard served in the United States Army from 1943-1946, serving in the Northern Solomon Islands Campaign, the Southern Philippines Campaign and the Occupation of Japan during World War II. On April 30, 1949 he married Mary Arlene Judkins at Glenwood, MN. They lived in Villard, MN until 1953 when they moved to Mapleton, ND. He worked for area farmers until 1966, and then was employed at NDSU where he worked as a custodian and in buildings and grounds for 20 years.