Roy Jay Anderson, 75 of Brighton, died at Christian Hospital North East, St. Louis, MO on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at 8:45 p.m. He was born on April 2, 1946, in Litchfield to David L. Anderson and Gloria L. (Enos) Anderson. He married Vicky K. (Vaughn) Anderson on July 18, 1970, in Bunker Hill.
He was retired after having been an operator at Shell Oil Co. Roy was a veteran of the US Army after having served during Vietnam. Roy was a member of the American Legion and NRA.
He is survived by his spouse, Vicky Anderson of Brighton; children, Amy (Donald) Harvill of Wilsonville, Leah (Evan) Lamb of Godfrey, anf Michael Anderson of Brighton; grandchildren, Tiffany Cartwright and Joshua Harvill; great-grandchild, Everly Cartwright; and brother, David (Leanne) Anderson of Bunker Hill.
Roy was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation services will be held on Monday, November 22, 2021, at Kravanya Funeral Home, Bunker Hill from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will follow at 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Graveside services will be on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. at Bunker Hill Cemetery, Bunker Hill.
Memorials are suggested to Eastland Baptist Church, Jerseyville. Kravanya Funeral Home, Bunker Hill is in charge of the arrangements.