|Stephen H. Anderson|
|Date Of Birth:||January 1, 1944|
|Date Of Death:||February 9, 2011|
|Service Date:||February 19, 2011|
Stephen H. Anderson, 67, passed away Wednesday morning, February 9,
2011 at Bloomington Hospital after a long and courageous battle with
emphysema. Born January 1, 1944 in Vincennes, Indiana, Steve was the
son of Paul J. Sr. and Virginia (Haynes) Anderson. Steve attended
Vincennes High School and retired from Hoosier Energy after twenty
five years as a Systems Control Engineer.
Steve loved anything outdoors from tent camping in the early years
to many years of boating with his family and friends at Lake Monroe,
year round. He became a passionate sailor taking Carolyn as his first
mate on sailing trips, island hopping in the Caribbean. They also went
on several cruises together in the later years.
Survivors include his beloved high school sweetheart and loving
wife of 46 years, Carolyn (Hess) Anderson; his son Eric Anderson of
San Jose, CA ; his daughter Libby Anderson and her partner Bear
Padilla of Santa Cruz, CA; one grandson, Jeremia Padilla; one sister,
Toni Hess and her husband Ed of Austin, Tx.; Sister in-law Naureen
Anderson of Dayton, OH; six nephews, and two nieces. He was preceded
in death by his parents and older brother, Paul Jr.
A celebration of Steve’s life will be held on Saturday February
19, from 12:00 noon to 4:00 PM at Peppergrass clubhouse at 654 Heather
Drive, Bloomington 47401. Memorial Contributions may be made to either Backstreet Missions or the Hoosier Hills Foodbank.
Allen Funeral Home 4155 South Old Highway 37 is handling arrangements and online condolences may be given at www.allenfuneralhome.org.