Jeanette R (Haarstad) Anderson, 83, a Williston resident, passed away Wednesday evening, October 4, 2017, at Bethel Lutheran Nursing & Rehab Center in Williston, ND.
Jeanette Ruth Haarstad was born on April 20, 1934 to Martin and Ethel (Moss) Haarstad in rural Divide County, North Dakota. She was raised and went to school north of Wildrose.
She was united in marriage to Joel E Anderson on January 12, 1957 at Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church in Williston. The couple made their home in Williston.
Jeanette worked at numerous bakeries and the Williston City Laundry. She ended her career at Hardee's baking morning biscuits. Jeanette often held two jobs at one time. She enjoyed fishing and playing cards.
Jeanette is survived by her son, Mark Anderson of Columbia Falls, MT; one grandchild and two great-grandchildren; one sister, Lavina Haarstad of Williston; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joel Anderson; her parents; and one sister, Dolly Everson.
The Everson Coughlin Funeral Home of Williston is caring for the family.
No funeral services are planned at this time.