Chelsea Anderson of Perry


Chelsea Maria Anderson was born Aug. 4, 1984, in Jefferson, Iowa, the daughter of Abby J. (Mayhugh) and Gary Lee Anderson.

She grew up in Perry and attended Perry Community Schools, graduating from Perry High School in 2003.

Chelsea is survived by her son, Zack Anliker of Perry; mother, Abby Benifiel, and step-father, Ron Benifiel of Perry; two brothers, Adam (Angi Garrett) Anderson of Des Moines and Jerrod (Tracey) Anderson of Des Moines; and her father, Gary Anderson of Beloit, Ohio.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Maria and Richard Bills; and one daughter, Tiffany Anderson.

A private service will be held in memory of Chelsea at a later date. There is no visitation planned. Chelsea passed away Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center from complications of Diabetes.

Memorials to the family, in Chelsea’s name, may be sent to Murdock Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left at


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