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Obituary for Norman Prescott "Scott" Anderson

Norman P. “Scott” Anderson, age 60, passed away August 5, 2022, at Memorial Hospital, Abilene, KS of Medullary Thyroid Cancer.

Scott was born to Norman A. Anderson and Judy C. Rateliff in Fayetteville, AR and spent most of his childhood in Little Rock, AR. He met his wife in Oklahoma. Their two children were born in Texas. After a decade in Texas, the couple moved to Nebraska and Colorado before relocating to Abilene to manage ALCO’s home store in 2000. Scott was active in the Abilene community through his long-time employment with ALCO as well as his participation in Kiwanis and with the Abilene-Omitama Sister City program.

Scott is survived by his wife Claire Anderson and their children, Elizabeth Anderson and Norman D. Anderson; his brothers; Martin Anderson (spouse Cari) and Kyle Anderson (spouse Julie); as well as many friends and loved ones.

A Celebration of Scott’s life will be held at the Seelye Mansion on September 6, 2022 from 5 – 7 p.m. Until then, please follow Scott’s advice: Have fun. Be Safe. Don’t get arrested. In lieu of flowers or a memorial, please post a favorite memory on the funeral home website at