Michael G. Anderson, Sr. passed away peacefully surrounded by family at the St. Cloud VA Medical Center on Saturday, August 31, 2019, at the age of 71. He served his country honorably in Vietnam and will be buried in Fort Snelling National Cemetery on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, at 10:15 a.m. at Assembly Area #5. All are welcome to attend the committal service and military honors at Fort Snelling. Michael Gordon Anderson is survived by his wife of over 50 years, Mary (Lane) Anderson of Zimmerman; children, Michael, Jr. (Tammey) Anderson of Milaca and Mark (Kim Keil) Anderson of Zimmerman; eight grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Ethel (Marshall) Anderson; brothers, Gary, Louie, and David; and sister, Muriel. Michael was an amazing husband, father, and grandfather who will be dearly missed by all who knew him.