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Shirley Ann Weiland Anderson

October 19, 1936 - October 5, 2021

Shirley Weiland Anderson, 84, of Gardnerville, Nevada, passed away on Tuesday, October 5 2021.

Shirley was born October 19, 1936 in Holway Taylor County, Wisconsin, to Eleanor Frahmann and Albert Frahmann.

Shirley resided in Medford, Wisconsin, where she married Omer Weiland (deceased) and directed operations of a mink ranch and later a live bait business.

In 1987 she and Ron Simek moved to Nevada and married. After they separated, she married Henry Anderson. She was a member of St. Gall Catholic Church, a lifetime member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary and a proud supporter of Disabled Veterans of America, Boys Town, The Arbor Day Foundation, St. Joseph’s Indian School, The Nature Conservancy, and in 2017 earned “Nevada Citizen of the Year" by the United States Deputy
Sheriff’s Association. She enjoyed entertaining friends and family, events planning, Rv’ing, gardening and utilizing her many creative skills.

Shirley was preceded in death by parents Eleanor and Albert Frahmann, brother Ronald Frahmann and husband Omer Weiland, Ronald Simek and Henry Anderson.

Shirley is survived by her children Lori Sundt (WI), Kathy Weiland (NV) and Karen Eeds (NV); sister Sharon Doyle (WI); 5 nieces, 1 nephew, grandchildren, Thomas Michael Ryan and Alyssa Ryan; and great grandchildren Lizbeth and Riley.

A memorial service to be held at St. Gall's Catholic Church on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at 11 a.m, followed by a memorial luncheon in the Parish Hall.