He was born in Austin, Texas on Jan. 18, 1940, son of Erma (Muller) Girourd.
Mr. Anderson had lived in Prospect for the past 29 years, and he retired from Risdon Manufacturing after 30 years of service. He also was a police officer for the Borough of Naugatuck for more than nine years. Charles served his country in the United States Air Force.
He leaves a son Charles H. Anderson, Jr. of Naugatuck; a daughter Lori Anderson of Torrington; and his three grandchildren Taylor, Odin and Clara.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Old Calvary Cemetery, 2324 East Main St., Waterbury. The Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck is assisting the family with arrangements.
To send an online condolence, visit www.naugatuckvalleymemorial.com.