Anderson, John N. Jr.
CLIFTON PARK — John N. Anderson Jr., 49, of New Netherland Way passed away suddenly Wednesday, October 10, 2018.
Born in Troy, he was the son of John N. Anderson Sr. and Helen Grochmal Anderson of Waterford. He was a 1987 graduate of Waterford Halfmoon High School and a 1992 graduate of SUNY Plattsburgh.
John had been employed for the past 23 years at Transworld Entertainment in Albany and served as its chief financial officer for the past six years. While a student at Waterford Halfmoon High School he received the Forchilli Award for Outstanding Sportsman and was also named to the Sports Hall of Fame at the school.
A giving and generous family man, he was a devoted husband and father. John enjoyed boating and camping with his family and traveling to the Bahamas. He also was a golf enthusiast.
Survivors in addition to his parents include his wife Denise Coffin Anderson; his children, Brittany and Derek Anderson; and his siblings, Kimberly Marchand of Saratoga, Kristen Dzikas of Clifton Park, Joshua Anderson (Amanda) of Waterford and Karah Baj (Joe) of Mechanicville. He was the son-in-law of Richard and Regina Johnson Coffin of Edinburg; and brother-in-law of Christine Dylong of Amsterdam and Shelly Coffin (Greg) of Northville. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held on Monday at 7 p.m. in the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 250 Maxwell Rd., Latham. Relatives and friends are invited to visit with John’s family at the church on Monday from 3-7 p.m. prior to the service. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to the Brittany and Derek Anderson Trust Fund, c/o Cap Com, 4 Winners Circle, Albany, NY, 12205.
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