Melvin A. “Mel” Anderson, age 80, of Waconia, Minnesota, formerly of Monticello, Minnesota, passed away Saturday, November 16, 2013, at his residence. Memorial service will be Saturday, November 23, 2013, at 11:00 AM at Faith Lutheran Church in Waconia. Gathering of family and friends will be at the church on Saturday, November 23, 2013, from 9:30 AM until the time of the service. Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home of Waconia.