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Brian A. Anderson Remembered

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Brian Arthur Anderson, 64, of Ely, passed away at his home Monday, October 19, 2015. Anderson worked for 23 years at the Soudan Underground Laboratory in Northern Minnesota. "He was an important member of the mine crew, helping build both the Soudan and MINOS detectors as well as keeping things operating smoothly," said William Miller, who was laboratory supervisor while Anderson worked at Soudan.

Anderson was born on November 30, 1950. He graduated from the University of Minnesota – Duluth with a degree in Geography in 1973.

Anderson married Ginny (Folz) Anderson on February 14, 1976. He worked for the U.S. Forest Service, as a steelworker at Minntac, as a carpenter, as well as the University of Minnesota.

A celebration of life will take place from 12:30 p.m. -2 p.m. on Saturday, October 24, 2015 at Kerntz Funeral Home, 140 E Sheridan St, Ely, MN

More information at http://www.elyecho.com/articles/2015/10/20/brian-anderson-64-ely-dies