Obituary–James Michael Anderson

James Michael Anderson, age 56, passed away on Monday, March 7, 2022 at Salina Regional Health Center, Salina, KS.  He was born on October 17, 1965 in Concordia, KS to Thomas L. & Mary (Barajas) Anderson, Sr.

He graduated from Concordia High School in 1984.  He worked as a machinist for Vortex in Salina, KS and Alstom Pre-Heater & Henry Enterprises, both in Concordia.  He was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Concordia.

James is survived by his son, James T. Anderson (Libby), Lyons, KS; brothers, Tom Anderson, Concordia, KS; David Anderson, Salina, KS; Wesley Anderson, Salina, KS & John Anderson, Concordia, KS & grandchildren, Leo, Landon & Jeanna.

He was preceded in death by his fiancé, Gina Cyphers; his parents and a sister, Dawn M. Anderson

Cremation was selected and Memorial services will be on Saturday, April 9, 2022 at 10:30 AM at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Concordia with Fr. David Metz officiating.  Burial of the cremains will follow at St. Concordia Cemetery, Concordia.  There be no visitation.

Memorial Contributions may be given to the family to assist with expenses in care of Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home.  Online condolences may be sent to

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