William B. “Bill” Anderson Jr., 77, of Vinton, Virginia, and formerly of Waterford, Va., passed away at home on Sunday, December 19, 2021.
He was a graduate of both Loudoun County High School and Virginia Tech. Bill was with the Dr. Pepper Company for many years, and after returning to Roanoke owned Lee-Hi Market, Southwest Stop & Shop, and Ninth Street Grocery. He enjoyed trout fishing, wood carving, golf, tennis, and spending time with family and friends.
Surviving are his wife of 56 years, Betty Anderson; two sons and daughters-in-law, Mark and Melissa Anderson, and Kevin and Janie Anderson; six grandchildren, Jake, Zach, and Sarah Anderson, Corey and Christian Burgiel, and Jordan Anderson; and two sisters and a brother-in-law, Susan and Ken Pepper, and Patricia Bodan.
The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to Good Samaritan Hospice for their dedicated care.
A memorial gathering will be planned for spring. Online condolences may be made at www.oakeys.com.