Brandon Anderson a native of Wales loss his life tragically at the young age of 22 on Saturday, December 31st, this 2011 New Years Eve. Born April 3rd 1989 Brandon was mostly known for his love of music, he loved to spend most of his time with his family and friends who would refer to him as “Country”, “B.B.” or “Bandit”. Brandon was very outgoing; he loved to tell jokes to make everyone laugh and was most of the time the center of attention as he was such a pleasure to be around. Brandon had a beautiful smile that filled the room. Brandon will join in heaven his father Eugene Anderson along with both of his grandparents, grandmother, Barbara Stearns and grandfather, John Fusco. Brandon is survived by his mother Tracy Anderson, long time father figure Edwin Encarnacion, his sister Kaytlin Anderson, his brothers Christopher Anderson and Eugene Dyer, his niece Gabriella Garcia, Aunts and Uncles Bridget & David Stearns, Mary & Michael Fusco, Johnna & Ronnie Ricard and Lisa Fusco, his cousins, Phillip, Toni, Nicole, Amanda, Michael, Jr., Hunter and Shannon, his longtime companion, Samantha Scaqlione, and a host of close family and friends. The services were held in Springfield at the United House of Prayer For All People located at 331 Wilbraham Road in Springfield this Wednesday, January 11th from 11am to 1pm. A benefit was held quickly this past Saturday, January 7th at the Granby American Legion to help raise money for the funeral processions due to this sudden loss. For those who were unaware or unable to attend the benefit or the services in lieu of flowers donations can be made to c/o Bridget & David Stearns at 41A Lake George Rd. Wales, MA 01081 checks can be made payable to The Brandon Anderson Memorial Fund. Any donations, questions and concerns please contact David Stearns 413-386-7227. To view the slideshow or to sign the guest book please visit www.puertadelcielo.com.