Rose Anderson


November 19, 1939 - November 23, 2017


Rose Anderson, 78, of Stickney, SD died November 23, 2017 in Aurora County, SD. Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Stickney, SD followed by a 3:00 PM service at Grace Lutheran Church in Bruce, SD. Burial will be at St. Petri Cemetery in Bruce, SD. Visitation will be 5-7 PM Monday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Stickney. Arrangements are under the direction of the Bittner Funeral Chapel.

Rose Elaine Anderson was born on November 19, 1939 in Brookings, SD to Paul and Minnie (Cor) Bombeck. She graduated from White High School in 1957. She married Roger Anderson on April 27, 1957 in Bruce, SD. In 1965 she moved to Stickney. She worked at South Dakota State Training School in Plankinton for numerous years. She later worked at Stickney Coop Elevator until 2001 then worked at Krohmer Insurance. For the past 15 years, she has been working at the Coffee Cup. Rose was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church and has served on the town board in Stickney for 7 years.

Grateful for having shared her life are her three sons, Gordon Anderson, Pierre, Wayne Anderson, Mitchell, and Darrel (Joyce) Anderson, Watertown;  grandchildren Dawn, Chris (Virginia), Lisa, Vicki, Jason, Kayla, and Mark; great-grandchildren Brandi, Alicia, Nikita, Natasha, Nadia, Cassandra, Kyle, Caden, Aliyah, Gemma, Corbin and Wyatt; step-grandchildren Maliah, Miles, Ashland, and Haley; sisters Ruth (Peter) Hansen, Pierre, Marilin Bombeck (Leo) Sterlin; brothers Paul (Donna) Bombeck Jr., New Castle, WY.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roger in 2001; daughter Jeninel Jacobs in 2011; and her parents.

Memorials may be directed to the St. Petri Cemetery in Bruce, SD. 


Monday, November 27, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
St. Paul Lutheran Church
103 N 6th St
Stickney, SD 57375
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
St. Paul Lutheran Church
103 N 6th St
Stickney, SD 57375


Tuesday, November 28, 2017
3:00 PM
Grace Lutheran Church
800 2nd St
Bruce, SD 57220


St. Petri Cemetery
Bruce, SD

Posted by Cassie Casey on June 30, 2018
I miss you grandma. I love you
Posted by Rosalie Spaans on November 27, 2017
So sorry for your loss. She will be missed.
Posted by Beth Jurgensen on November 26, 2017
So sorry to hear about your Mom, it's so hard to lose a parent no matter what your age!
Posted by Kathy McBrayer remund on November 26, 2017
So sorry for your loss! I have lots of memories growing up! I can still hear her voice and laugh!
Posted by Sean Casey on November 26, 2017
Family was #1 priority to her. She went far and beyond to make sure they were takin care of. I'm very indebted to her for what she had done for my kids. Sending my prayers and deepest condolences to EVERY 1 who was touched by her. RIP
Posted by Ariel Anderson on November 26, 2017
My deepest sympathies to the family during this time. She will be deeply missed by all.
Posted by Menard on November 25, 2017
Please accept my sincere condolences during this difficult time. May the family find comfort and hope in God's promises to soon bring our loved ones back to life again while removing all suffering and death forever- Acts 24:15 and Revelation 21:3-5. The family will be in my prayers and may Jehovah God provide all of you with strength. Please visit for more bible based words of comfort.
Posted by Priscilla Christensen on November 25, 2017
I remember Rose as kind and caring person.God bless her family!
Posted by Shirley Kor on November 25, 2017
Richard and I are sending our prayers and Sympathy with the loss of your dear Mother and Grandmother. We will miss her.
Posted by Merri Karr on November 25, 2017
Sorry for your loss. Sympathy to the family. Thoughts and prayers with you all at this time.
Posted by Marlene Wood on November 25, 2017
So sorry for your loss. Your Mom was a wonderful lady.
Posted by Jodi Nicholson on November 24, 2017
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Posted by John Lambertus on November 24, 2017
She was a wonderful person my sympathy to the family I will pray and ask God to help you all deal with your loss
Posted by Gary & Diane Bombeck on November 24, 2017
So sorry for your loss, we will miss Rose very much. Sympathy to the family.
Posted by Jill Stewart on November 24, 2017
I'm so sorry for your loss! My sister loved this women. Rest In Peace Ruth♥️ You will be missed.
Posted by Rochelle Knuth on November 24, 2017
Sending my prayers and Sympathy on the passing of Rose. May she Rest In Peace.
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