PETER "PETE" ANDERSON
July 31, 1939 ~ August 6, 2015
Peter A. Anderson was born on July 31, 1939, in Hempstead, New York to Walter Anderson and Catherine (Byrne) Anderson, an Irish immigrant. He passed away peacefully at home in Vancouver, Washington on August 6, 2015. Pete's lifelong work as a disability rights advocate, photographer, and peace and social justice activist, touched and made a difference in the lives of many.
Pete is survived by his wife, Mary; his sister, Catherine Avery; his faithful companion dogs, Cara and Noble Einstein; and many other family members and friends who loved and appreciated him.
Pete was preceded in death by his parents; and beloved aunts, Betty and Mary.
Private burial will be in the White Eagle Memorial Preserve in Goldendale, Washington.
Remembrances to Habit For Humanity.
Please sign his guest book at www.columbian.com/obits