Obituary: William J. Anderson


NAUGATUCK — William J. “Bill” Anderson, 57, passed away following a brief illness at Waterbury Hospital on July 6, 2018.

Bill was born in Waterbury, on April 16, 1961, son of Edna (Pitcher) Anderson and the late John R. Anderson. Bill was a lifelong resident of Naugatuck and worked as a CNC operator for Noujaim Tool and Demsey Manufacturing Company and most recently for AutoZone. He was an avid fisherman and Red Sox fan. He enjoyed fishing and boating all over Connecticut and Long Island. He was a member of the Lake Quassapaug Sportsman’s Club and was a coach for Pomperaug youth baseball.

In addition to Bill’s mother, Edna Anderson, Bill is survived by his son, Tyler Anderson; his daughter, Lexie Anderson; his sisters, Sharon (Dr. Charles) Kochan, Sally (Hossein) Maleknia, and Beverly Thibodeau; along with several nieces and nephews.

Services will be held privately and at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Buckmiller Thurston Mengacci Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Ave., Naugatuck.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Bill’s memory can be made to, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society Connecticut Chapter 659 Tower Ave., First Floor Hartford, CT 06112-1269.

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