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Daren Christopher Anderson
Dec. 11, 1965 – Jan. 18, 2024

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Daren Anderson announces his passing on Jan. 18, 2024, at the Rocky Mountain House Hospital at the age of 58.

Daren was born Dec. 11, 1965, in Whitewood, Sask., to Rene and Joe Anderson and was the youngest of eight children. The family moved to Saskatoon in 1967 where he was raised.

After finishing high school, Daren moved to Alberta where he worked for a while before returning to Saskatoon in 1987 when he met the love of his life, Lori Belick. They were married Aug. 4, 1990, and two months later moved back to Alberta making Rocky Mountain House their home. Their daughter Kaylee was born in 1991 and son Brett in 1993. Between 2017 and 2022, Daren became a grandpa to five beautiful grandchildren who were his pride and joy. Daren loved his family with his whole heart.

Daren was predeceased by his parents Rene and Joe Anderson, brother Duncan Anderson, sisters Donna Chapple and Darcey Courtright, brother-in-law Danny Courtright, nephew Justin Courtright, mother-in-law Laura Belick and father-in-law Ernie Goulet.

He is survived by his loving wife Lori, daughter Kaylee (Cole) Buchberger, Rya, Hayz and Shayd; son Brett (Caity) Anderson, Kayson and Taylynn; brothers Wayne Anderson, Dave (Deb) Anderson; sisters Debra Gecse, Denise (Don) Anderson; brother-in-law Mike Belick; numerous nieces, nephews, and friends; and his loyal dog Gage.
A celebration of life for Daren will be held at the Rocky Church of the Nazarene in Rocky Mountain House, Alta., on Jan. 26, 2024, at 1 p.m.

Those wishing to make a donation can do so in Daren’s name to the ROAR Society.

Condolences may be forwarded to www.rockyfuneralhome.ca.

Rocky and Sylvan Lake Funeral Homes and Crematorium, your Golden Rule Funeral Homes, entrusted with the arrangements, 403-845-2626.