- March 28, 2015
- Phoenicia, New York
of Michael's Passing
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“Hey Mike !!
I love you Bro....
I will never forget the wild missions we took.
I will never forget our times together !!!
1 of 21 | Posted by: Doug - Shandaken, NY - Friend
“Mike was always friendly,helpful and kind.
2 of 21 | Posted by: Gene and Maureen Gormley - NY
“to all of mike's family, my heart felt condolences go out to all of you. like an old newspaper clip was my unforgettable character. well for me that...Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: barbara libbett (scherr)
“I CERTAINLY WILL MISS RUNNING INTO MIKE AND SHARING A MEMORY AND A LAUGH OR TWO..... MY CONDOLENCES TO YOU, PAT, AND THE WHOLE FAMILY
4 of 21 | Posted by: JOAN FILIPPELLI - FRIEND
“Very saddened for your loss of Mike. He was easy to like.Good memories. I,ll remember his life today, with a cheers at cocktail time. Wish I was...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Charlie + Pat Stroh - New Bern, NC
“We are so so sorry to hear about MiKe. Such a great guy. No works. Xxoo
6 of 21 | Posted by: Pat and Steve Devaney - Irvington, NY
“Deepest condolences, thoughts and prayers. Andy was one of a kind. He will be missed.
7 of 21 | Posted by: Sherry Carr - Hudson, NY - friend
“Condolences to the Anderson Family. Pat, you and your children are in my prayers.
8 of 21 | Posted by: Sheri Bersch
“I'll never forget how much fun I had working with Mike at the Sportsman Pub and just hanging around with him. Playing golf was always an all day...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Michael T Warfield - Summerville, SC
“So sorry for your loss Pat, Carol Jean, Robin and your families. I know Michael will be missed by all. Always loved Michael, I felt like any honor...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Maria Panella - New Smyrna Beach, FL
“Our sincerest condolences to the Anderson and Scanlon families. Mike will be missed
Vicki & Chago
11 of 21 | Posted by: Chago & Victoria Betes - friend
“So very sorry for your loss. Heartfelt prayers to you all. I will miss you, Andy. R.I.P.!!!
12 of 21 | Posted by: ann wolfe - friend
“Sorry for your loss! He was a good guy and will be missed!
13 of 21 | Posted by: Marion and Warren - friend
“I know him as Andy ,you will be miss so much ,I have no one to bust my chop when I come home.well rip Andy .
14 of 21 | Posted by: Betty Carr - Rockhill, SC
“Mike,Mike - always had a story to tell, loved his family dearly and was so proud of his grandchildren....loved those red suspenders and snapping you...Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: Elizabeth - Gilboa, NY
“Andy you will be missed by a lot.
16 of 21 | Posted by: iris speer - friend
“Dear Pat & family
We are so sorry to hear of Mike's untimely passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with you all.
Lou & Jacqui Guglielmetti
17 of 21 | Posted by: Lou & Jacqui Guglielmetti - NY
“So sorry to hear about Mike. The Anderson's lived right behind us in Old Bridge. So many happy memories and a lot of laughs. I will always...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: alan cosentino - park ridge, NJ
“Rest easy my big brother.I love you with all my heart and soul..until we meet again.xoxo
19 of 21 | Posted by: Robyn Anderon Reed - Catskill, NY
“So sorry to hear of Michael's passing. My thoughts are with you today and always.
20 of 21 | Posted by: Lynn Sanders (Darmstadt)
“Our Deepest condolences to All who Knew & loved Michael...Our hearts are heavy with sadness, & sorrow for the ones closest to a wonderful friend,...Read More »
21 of 21 | Posted by: Mary Sebald & Thomas
E. B. Gormley Funeral Home
Mike Anderson of Rt. 28 Phoenicia died suddenly Saturday March 28, 2015 at the Kingston Hospital. He was born August 14, 1952 in Manhattan, son of the late Edwin and Gladys Gundersen Anderson. An area resident since 1969, he had been employed as an assistant foreman at William's Lumber. Michael loved the outdoors and the splendor of nature, as evidenced by his many interests. He was a skilled stream fisherman, talented hunter, adventurous alpine skier, seasonal maple syrup producer, weekend golfer, and gardener of awesome garlic. He enjoyed the camaraderie of operating the apple press to craft hard cider or wine, or to cheer on his favorite NY Jets. He had been a baseball player, both as catcher behind the plate, or occasionally at short stop. He and his wife Pat had enjoyed traveling the eastern seaboard, and Mike always made time at the house,to feed his beloved birds. To those who knew him, he was fondly referred to as "Uncle Fun"
Surviving are his wife Patricia Scanlan Anderson, their 3 children: Isaiah,Michaela, and Zachariah, his sisters:Robyn (Tim) Reed of Catskill, and Carol (David) Donnelly of NJ. three nieces:Holly, Kara May, and Chelsea, and grandchildren: Tobias, Keegan, Brooke, Abbigail, Austin, and Andrew.
A Service to Celebrate the Life of Michael will be held on Friday April 3 at 6pm at the E. B. Gormley Funeral Home 87 Main St. Phoenicia with Rev. Ralph Darmstadt. Private burial in the Bushkill Cemetery. Friends will be received on Friday from 2pm to 6pmat the E.B. Gormley Funeral Home. The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the MF Whitney Hose Co. or the Shandaken Ambulance Squad. You may share a condolence with the family on Michael's Memorial page at www.gormleyfuneralhome.com
87 Main Street Phoenicia, NY 12464
Tel. (845) 688-5500