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Garrett Lee Anderson

Garrett Lee Anderson

Owner/Funeral Director

Garrett Anderson is the owner, licensed funeral director, and licensed insurance representative at Kennedy-Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Garrett was born on the base hospital in Okinawa, Japan as his dad was a Sergeant in the Marine Corps.  He spent most of his childhood in Manheim, Lancaster County, PA before his father took a job in western Pennsylvania. He is a 2006 graduate of Purchase Line Junior-Senior High School, Indiana County, PA. He went on to attend Westminster College, located in New Wilmington, PA for two years before transferring to Thiel College, Greenville, PA. He graduated in 2010 majoring in Biology, with minor concentrations in Medical Biology and Business Administration. After graduating from Thiel College, Garrett continued his education at the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science (PIMS) with intentions of becoming a Funeral Director. After graduating from PIMS, he completed his internship by working for a funeral home in Altoona. Afterwards, Garrett worked in both Altoona and the Johnstown area as a licensed Funeral Director.

Garrett purchased the former Charles M. Kennedy Funeral Home from Mary Kennedy Drass in January of 2018, and changed the name to Kennedy-Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Garrett has over 8 years of experience to date in funeral service, and vows to serve the families of this area with the dignity and compassion that they deserve.

Garrett married Madison E. (Kendera) in June of 2012. Together, they have one son, Colt; and a Weimaraner, Modi. They reside in Cresson. When he isn’t at the funeral home, he enjoys spending time with his family, being outdoors, hunting, watching his favorite sports teams or working with his favorite charity, Operation Toy Soldier.

Member of the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA), Pennyslvania Funeral Directors Association (PFDA), Cresson Lions Club, Eastern Cambria County Chamber of Commerce, and Son's of the American Legion - Cresson Post 238.

Telephone: 1-814-886-8051

Email: info@kennedyandersonfuneralhome.com

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