Posted: Thu 7:00 AM, Mar 21, 2013
April 5, 1962 - March 17, 2013
Peter Glen Anderson died peacefully at his home in The Woodlands Sunday morning, March 17, 2013 concluding a three-year battle with ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease). Peter was born in Houston on April 5, 1962 to Dorothy and Robert Anderson.
The family moved to Bryan, Texas in 1967. Peter graduated from Bryan High School in 1980 and from Texas A&M in 1986. Peter met his future wife, DeeAnn, at Bryan High School. They married in December 1986 shortly before DeeAnn's graduation from A&M.
While working for Southwestern Bell Corporation (1986 to 1995) Peter earned an MBA degree from The University of Houston and then began a new career in management consulting with Ernst & Young. During the next 17 years he continued in management consulting with Deloitte & Touche, again with Ernst & Young, SAIC and KPMG. For five years he also volunteered as an advisor to the MBA program at the Texas A&M Mays School of Business,
Peter is survived by his wife DeeAnn, their daughter Stephanie (A&M Class of 2013), his parents Dorothy & Bob, his sister Jane Young and husband Rich of Fort Worth, DeeAnn's parents Mel and DonnaDee Chastain of Manhattan, Kansas, a brother-in-law Scot Chastain and wife Jennifer of Simi Valley, California, nephew Matt Young and wife Amanda of College Station, nephews Jack Chastain and Carson Chastain of Simi Valley, and a niece Kate Roddy and husband Gavin of Temple, Texas and grand nephew Thatcher Roddy of Temple, Texas.
Peter has donated his body to the Methodist Hospital Neurological Institute in Houston, Texas.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in support of the Nursing Excellence Fund for Jones 10 at The Methodist Hospital with donations sent to The Methodist Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 4384, Houston, TX 77210-4384.
A memorial service giving thanks for Peter's life will be held Saturday, March 23rd at 10:00am at The Woodlands United Methodist Church, 2200 Lake Woodlands Drive in The Woodlands.