JOHN STEVEN "STEVE" ANDERSON

Born: Wed., Mar. 9, 1955
Died: Wed., Dec. 27, 2017


Funeral Service

1:00 PM Tue., Jan. 02, 2018
Location: Gorman Funeral Home - Converse Chapel


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Funeral services for John Steven “Steve” Anderson, 62, will be held at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at the Gorman Funeral Homes-Converse Chapel in Douglas, Wyoming with The Reverend Jami Anderson officiating.
Steve Anderson died Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at his home near Glenrock, Wyoming surrounded by his loving family.
Steve the sixth of ten children was born on Wednesday, March 9, 1955 in Douglas, Wyoming the son of Harold Leroy and Mary Elizabeth (Robinson) Anderson.  He was raised and attended school in Douglas.
He married Linda May Stephens on September 7, 1974 at Ayers Natural Bridge Park near Douglas and to this union three daughters were born.  They resided in Glenrock until 1985 when moved east of Glenrock to their ranch where they raised their family.  They raised hogs and cattle at their ranch.  
Steve worked in the oilfield for Chinook Roustabout, Home Petroleum, and Davis Oil.  He started and operated his own oilfield business working as a contract pumper and doing roustabout jobs.  He was no longer able to work after being diagnosed with leukemia in September, 2016.
Steve enjoyed gardening, hunting, fishing, spending time with family, and his work in the oilfield.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Linda Anderson, of Glenrock; daughters, Billie Anderson (Greg Hutchins) of Belmont, New Hampshire, Stephanie (John) Lund of Pinedale, Wyoming, and Robin (Quentin) McCaffree of Billings, Montana; four grandchildren, Garrett, Wyatt, Teeya, and Taylor; five sisters, Sharon Beymer of San Diego, California, Jo Bowers, Judy Moritz, Susie Martinez, and Annie (Inocencio) Ramos all of Douglas; four brothers, Jim Anderson of Douglas, Mike (Jeanna) Anderson of Wheatland, Wyoming, Bret (Cathy) Spracklen of Cheyenne, Wyoming, and Bart (Traci) Spracklen of Sutherland, Nebraska; sister-in-law, Peggy Anderson of Sheridan, Wyoming; father-in-law, Dan Stephens of Casper, Wyoming; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Steve was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial to the Converse County Cancer Fund, in care of Converse County Bank, P.O. Box 689, Douglas, Wyoming 82633 or to the Leukemia-Lymphoma Society, 5353 West Dartmouth Avenue, Suite 400, Denver, Colorado 80227 would be appreciated by the family.
The Gorman Funeral Homes – Converse Chapel of Douglas, Wyoming is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.gormanfh.com

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Bret & Cathy Spracklen
   Posted Thu December 28, 2017
Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart.

Cathy Spracklen
   Posted Thu December 28, 2017

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Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart. With love Bret, Cathy & family


Nancy Young
   Posted Mon January 01, 2018
To the family of John Steven Anderson. My family sends their deepest sympathy to you. Our thoughts and prayers goes out to you. Acts chapter 24 verse 15.

M J Jarmon
   Posted Mon January 15, 2018
I offer my heartfelt condolences to you Linda and the Anderson family and friends of Steve. When death robs us of someone we love very much, it causes much sadness and grief. Our loving heavenly Father gives us hope at Revelations 21: 4 says: "And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore." Isaiah 33:24 guarantees us: "And no resident will say "I am sick," ever again. May these promises from Jehovah God (Psalm 83:18) bring you comfort. None of us are guaranteed tomorrow, but we are all guaranteed a resurrection. (John 5:28, John 11:23-25) Again, the family is in my prayers and I offer my heartfelt condolences.

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