Kelli Ann Anderson, age 36, of Aurora, CO, died September 12, 2022, at home. Born January 26, 1986, in New Brunswick, NJ, she was the daughter of Martin (Beverly) Linn and Mary Linn and the wife of John Anderson.
Kelli worked in Human Resources for Papa John's Pizza. She was a graduate of McKeesport High School, Class of 2004, and a McKeesport Tiger Cheerleader and Captain for four years; after graduation, she continued on as the cheerleader coach. She earned her Bachelor's Degree in Business from Penn State. Kelli was a former member of Mary, Mother of God Parish and attended St. Angela Merici Church as a child. She enjoyed football and anything water related. Kelli was a former member of the White Oak Swim Team and a former White Oak Falcons Cheerleader as a child and then coached in her early years. She also participated in gymnastics at Millers' Gym Stars USA Gymnastics School in McKeesport. Kelli was a dog lover and enjoyed traveling the world, especially anywhere near a beach. She obsessively collected and followed anything Baby Yoda.
In addition to her husband, Kelli is survived by her step-children, Ryan and Elizabeth Anderson; mother and father-in-law, Patricia Menick and Gary Anderson; also her beloved Bulldogs, Katie and Louis.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Staci Marie Linn.
Family and friends may be received at Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory on Thursday, September 22, 2022, from 1 to 3 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, 10 a.m., at Mary, Mother of God Parish, St Angela Merici Church. Committal prayers and burial will follow in McKeesport Versailles Cemetery.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com.
Supervisor, Chris Odasso
Originally published September 18, 2022.