Longtime Forest Lake EAA Chapter Member Dies
Ray Anderson's Flying Career Spanned 54 Years
January 1, 2022
Ray Anderson, longtime Forest Lake EAA Chapter 1638 member, died Nov. 21, 2021, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was 82 years old.
Anderson was the owner of General Repair Service in Vadnais Heights from 1976 to 2018, but he continued to go into the office after selling the business to his son because he loved what he did and all the people he met over his lifelong career. Anderson was a pilot for 54 years, an active member of the local EAA chapter, a longtime member of the Minnesota Waste Water Operators Association, and a member of the Diesel Pushers Club.
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