Obituary of S. Clyde Anders
S. Clyde Anders, 69, passed away at his residence in Norristown, PA on Wednesday, November 27, 2019.
Born February 20, 1950 in Norristown, he was a son of the late S. Clyde Sr. and Anna May (Schramm) Anders. He was a graduate of Wissahickon High School and earned his bachelor’s degree from Franklin & Marshall College.
Clyde wore a lot of hats in his life. At one time or another, he wore the title of: electrician, construction foreman, teacher, coach, maintenance man, retiree, motorcycle racer, husband, father, grandpa, and friend. He was also a long-time member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 98. He attended Olivet-Schwenkfelder United Church of Christ. Much of his free time was spent on motorcycles, antique cars, and adventurous road trips. Clyde also enjoyed time at the beach, especially while in Ventnor, NJ. His greatest love was his family and he cherished time with his grandson.
Surviving is a daughter, Sara Richichi and her husband, Brian, of Fort Washington, PA; his brother, P. Frank Anders, of Blue Bell, PA; and his grandson, Emmitt.
He was preceded in death by his son, A. Paul Anders, in 2016.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his memorial service on Saturday, December 14, 2019, at Olivet-Schwenkfelder United Church of Christ, 619 Township Line Road, East Norriton, PA. Family will receive friends from 9am-10am. The service will begin at 10am and luncheon to follow until 12pm. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to American Cancer Society online at cancer.org/JoinTheFight. Arrangements are by R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc. of Skippack, PA. Online condolences may be made to the family at wwwRLWilliamsFuneralHome.com.