Brigitte Anderson, 65, of Duluth, passed away at St. Luke's Hospice on Sunday, September 11, 2011.
Brigitte was born in Fulda, Germany on September 10, 1946 to Karl and Katharina Wiegard. She attended school in Germany and met her husband Rex while he was stationed there. They were married on October 22, 1966. The couple moved to the United States and settled in Chicago for a few years before moving to Duluth. Brigitte worked for a number of area businesses and retired from School District 709 in 2005. She enjoyed auctions and flea markets as well as traveling and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents and one grandchild Kaitlyn.
Brigitte is survived by her husband Rex; daughters, Linda Blotti and Monika Anderson both of Duluth; grandchildren, Scotty Blotti, Nicholas (Krist) Blotti, Johnathan (Fiancée Pamela Carter) Blotti, Matthew Blotti, Jessica Anderson, James Anderson and Kevin Conley all of Duluth; great-grandchildren, Wyatt and Julia Blotti; sisters, Monika Pfeil of Johnstown, PA and Irene (Erick) Kowalski of Flint, MI; brother Alfred Wiegard of Fulda, Germany as well as many other family members and friends.
Visitation will be held from 10 A.M. until the 11 A.M. funeral service on Thursday, September 15, 2011 at Bell Brothers Funeral Home 601 N. 56th Ave. W. Duluth, MN. Arrangements under the direction of Bell Brothers Funeral Home, Duluth, MN.