Virginia Beach ~ Mary Louise (Ling) Anderson passed away Tuesday, April 20, 2021 in Virginia Beach, Virginia surrounded by her family and friends. Mary Louise was born August 4, 1926 to Arthur Weaver Ralston and Aurelia Cabatuan Ralston in Manila, Philippines.
Mary Louise is survived by four children, Lori Platt, Christopher Anderson, Byron Anderson and Melissa Anderson. A special recognition to Mary Freeman, who was her caregiver, friend and adopted daughter. Also would like to recognize Liz Wilson and her daughter Sarah Bennett for always being there for Mary Louise. Mary Louise loved to travel to many islands in the Pacific. In her spare time, she loved gardening, shopping and cooking, and entertaining friends and loved ones.
A “Celebration of Life” will be held at her home at 4025 Windsor Gate Place, Virginia Beach, date and time to be announced. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Virginia Beach Emergency Medical Services (VBEMS), particularly the Kempsville Branch and Plaza Branch in Mary Louise’s honor.