DeArmond "Andy" Anderson
Passed August 5, 2007 Andy Anderson was born July 3, 1919, and raised in Phelps County Nebraska with an early avocation for aviation. After working for Ryan Aircraft before World War II, he joined the Army Air Corps as a primary training instructor/mechanic in Tucson, before returning to San Diego to work for Bill Gibbs at Montgomery Field. Andy joined the PSA family in 1952 as a mechanic, and rose to Assistant Vice President of Maintenance in 1973, retiring in 1982. Andy enjoyed traveling throughout the USA and Western Europe as well as Mexico and the California backcountry with his wife of 65 years, Lucille. He was a man of sincerity and integrity and will be deeply missed. Survivors include his son Gary Anderson of San Diego, two grandchildren, Alan and Rita Anderson of the San Francisco Bay area, and many cousins, nieces and nephews in the Mid-west. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lucille O. Anderson. Internment was held at Greenwood Memorial Park in San Diego.