Thomas E. Anderson, 68, 3606 Vista Rey, Oceanside, Calif., died Jan. 14  in Oceanside, Calif.
He was born in Everett, Wash. and married Lorraine Koch who survives.
He was a retired Marine captain having been on active duty service for 30 years. He was a member of the U.S. Marine Raider Association, and the Retired Officers Association. He was also a member of the Benevolent Paternal Order of Elks No. 1561.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sisters, Mrs. K. Mondala of Kent, Wash., and Mrs. L. Paradie of San Diego, Calif.
No formal services were held, but after cremation, his ashes were scattered at sea.