In Memory

Steven Anderson

      STEVEN 'STEVE' R. ANDERSON, 67 CHERRY VALLEY - Steven "Steve" R. Anderson, 67, of Cherry Valley, Illinois died on Friday, October 11, 2013, in SwedishAmerican Hospital. Born October 16, 1945, in Rockford, son of Tage and Linnea (Johansson) Anderson. Steve retired from Commonwealth Edison where he was a lineman crew leader. Married to the former Ginger Lewis in Rockford on March 21, 1987. He served our country in the US Navy. Steve's passions were his family, life, flying model airplanes, motorcycles, cooking, bird watching, gardening and reading. He was a talented blacksmith. Survived by his loving wife, Ginger; son, Eric (Erin) Anderson and their children, Maja and Cecilia; and Eric's mother, Donna Anderson; stepdaughter, Tammy (Gary) and her children, Krystal and Terry; brother, Kurt (Gladys) Anderson; great-grandchildren, Jacob and Kenzie; numerous nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. Preceded in death by his parents. Family and friends of Steve are welcome for a visitation from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 15, 2013, in Honquest Family Funeral Home with Crematory, Rockford Chapel, 4311 North Mulford Road. Private family graveside services will be Wednesday in Scandinavian Cemetery. Express condolences and share memories online at
Published in Rockford Register Star from Oct. 13 to Oct. 14, 2013

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