ESCANABA - Kenneth E. Anderson, 89, of 7084 L.5 Lane in Escanaba, Mich. (Soo Hill), passed away Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veteran's in Marquette. He was born March 17, 1923, in Stonington, Mich., and was the son of Harold and Edith (Peterson) Anderson. Kenneth served in the U.S. Army from Feb. 11, 1943, until he was honorably discharged on May 22, 1946. After his military service Kenneth sailed on the Atlantic Ocean on a freighter and later sailed on the Great Lakes on a ore carrier. In 1957 Kenneth opened Anderson Nursery in Soo Hill and operated his business until his retirement. He was a member of Christ the King Lutheran Church, the V.F.W. and the Delta Masonic Lodge.