December 1, 2023

Elizabeth “Betty” Burnley Anderson


Elizabeth “Betty” Burnley Anderson, of Seekonk, MA and Fairfield, CT the beloved wife of the late Harold Anderson, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, October 31, 2023, just a few weeks shy of her 100th birthday.

Anita M. (Haberstroh) MacPherson, 77, passed away on Tuesday, October 31, 2023. She was the beloved wife of Paul A. MacPherson for fifty-two years. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Karolina (Stutzinger) Haberstroh.

Anita was a bookkeeper for PRM Concrete for many years until retiring. She was an avid reader and loved spending time with her two grandchildren and her two granddogs, Ace and Petunia.

Besides her loving husband, she leaves two daughters, Laurie Parent and her husband, Christopher, of Rumford, and Lynn Fish and her husband, Tim, of West Greenwich; a son, Brian MacPherson and his wife, Danielle, of North Attleboro; two grandchildren, Jake Parent and Mackayla Fish and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Raymond Haberstroh.

Services will be private. Visitation and flowers are respectfully omitted. Arrangements are entrusted to William W. Tripp Funeral Home, Pawtucket. For online condolences please visit:

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