1924 ~ 2016
dear sweet mother and grandmother Barbara Marie Stucki Anderson,
91, passed away peacefully in Pleasant Grove, Utah on September
1, 2016 surrounded by her loving family.
She was born on October 3, 1924 in Salt Lake City Utah
to William Theophil Stucki and Lucy Marie Sorensen Stucki.
She graduated from East High School and attended Brigham
Young University and the University of Utah. She married
Richmond Meldrum Anderson in the Salt Lake Temple on July
31, 1945. Barbara and Richmond lived in various homes in
California, Wyoming and Utah.
She loved enjoyed teaching children’s art, creative
stitchery, home decoration, creating hand built ceramics,
gardening and accompanying her husband on trips with the
Mormon Tabernacle Choir. She was involved with the La Leche
League. When her children were in school, she went back
to college and became a registered dietician, where she
was able to guide many into quality eating patterns. She
loved the LDS church and people and served in a variety
of callings. She especially enjoyed teaching a Home Nursing
course to Relief Society women.
She is survived by her 4 children: Nancy (Lee) Koehler,
Sharon (Greg) Barlow, Douglas (Susan) Anderson and Joyce
(Steven) Shumway, 17 grandchildren, 38 great grandchildren,
1 great great grandchild. She was preceded in death by her
loving husband Richmond, her parents, 2 sisters Margaret
Stucki Christensen and Bonnie Stucki Gudmundson and brother
The family would like to express appreciation to the wonderful
caregivers at Lakeview Elderly Care where Barbara lived
for the past 9 years, along with A+ Hospice who made it
easier on our family to know she was well cared for, especially
in the last week of her life. She was grateful to each of
you and all you did for her.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 8,
2016 at 11:00 am at the American Fork 20th LDS Ward Chapel,
825 East 500 North, American Fork, Utah. Family and friends
may call from 9:30 to 10:30 am at the church prior to services.
Interment will be at the Bountiful City Cemetery.