Last updated 10/26/2020 at 4:46pm
Ove Andersen, 68, of Brevard, passed away at his home Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, with his wife of 40 years, Jan Andersen, sister, Jayne, and brother, Fitz, at his side.
He was born to Patricia Rose Fitzgerald Andersen and Richard Axel Andersen at McChord Air Force Base in Tacoma, Wash., where his father was stationed in the Air Force. He grew up in Baltimore and northern Virginia.
He joined the United States Army in 1973 and served four years. He received his B.A. in history from Virginia Tech in 1979. He also received a B.S. in accounting from UNC-Charlotte and an M.A. in history fro...