Stephen L. Anderson, 87, of Baroda passed away Friday, March 22, 2019 at Christus Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi Shoreline in Corpus Christi, Texas.
A memorial service will be held at 11 AM, Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 9193 Cleveland Ave, Baroda with Reverend Nan Dehnke officiating. A gathering friends may meet with the family Monday, April 22, from 5 - 7 PM, at the Pike Funeral and Cremation Services, the Boyd Chapel, 9191 Red Arrow Highway, Bridgman. Burial will be in Ruggles Cemetery, Baroda. Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church, PO Box 67 Baroda, MI 49101 or American Legion Post 568, 3093 Johnson Road, Stevensville MI 49127. Send flowers to the family and online condolences accepted at www.PikeFH.com.
Stephen was born Monday, February 29, 1932 in Stevensville, the son of the late Nelson R. and Jeanne (Daling) Anderson. Stephen was a truck driver. He was a veteran serving in the United States Navy. On April 19, 1958 he married Gloria M. Kovack who preceded him in death April 6, 2004. They enjoyed dancing together in “Hits & Mrs.” Square Dance Club in Coloma and Village Squares in Bridgman. He was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Baroda. Stephen also liked to fish and hunt.
Survivors include: companion and dear friend Veda Schultz children: David (Diana) Anderson, Edward Anderson and Tamara (Mike) Parnello ; six grandchildren and ten great grandchildren; one brother: Jack I Anderson and one sister: Sharon Fisher.