Naida D. Anderson, age 94, of Minneapolis, passed away December 29, 2017. Preceded in death by her parents and siblings. Our darling mother was a strong advocate for the disadvantaged, refugee resettlement and electing a female president. She always “hoped” for the best for and from each of us and believed the best of everyone. She is survived by her daughters: Kirsten (Randy) Clouse, Dianna Anderson, Lisa Anderson, and son, Kevin Anderson: grandchildren: Taag Ebert, Jenny Ebert, Catherine England, Elizabeth Barke, Dorothea Schultz, Jesse Anderson, Laura Gillen and 10 great grandchildren: many treasured friends and relatives. Funeral service Saturday, at 2:00 PM, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 4557 Colfax Ave. So. Minneapolis, MN. Reception following. Memorials preferred to American Refugee Committee, Allina Health Hospice Foundation, Habitat for Humanity.