Michael H. Anderson

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Michael H. Anderson, 65, passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2017, at his home. Born in Seattle, WA, he had lived in the Asheville area for more than 40 years. He was a former mechanic with Asheville Transit. Surviving are his wife, Karen Wynn Anderson; daughter, Kristina Nicole Anderson; son, Kristopher W. Anderson; granddaughter, Karleigh Michaela McIntosh; sisters, Kelli Connor and Vikki Bartlett, and brothers, Gregg Jellison and Steven Horne. A gathering of family and friends will be from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Saturday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue.

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  1. So sorry for your loss. Mike was a good man, I grew up on Wicklow drive and used to come sit in the garage as a kid and talk about cars with Mike and your Neighbor Nathan laughter. Mike influenced Nathan and I much more than he ever knew.

  2. Karen , Tina, Kris. and family i am sure you are going to have hard times ahead where you are going to think you cant make it through, just whisper a prayer to God above and ask him for peace and comfort to get you through. And ask him to tell Mike hello and you are ok you just miss him so, your are glad he is made whole and not hurting any more, you will see him some day. Just wait there for you. Love you all very much any thing i can do for you just give me a call. Mike was my buddy.

  3. To my big brother, my protector, who taught me to dive. Who loved me regardless of anything I said or did. I could go to him and he would always be there to listen and give advice. I named my son after him. I love him dearly and don’t like know how I will go on without him. Thank you for all you were and all you did. You left a beautiful legacy in your precious children and grandchild. You were a wonderful daddy, grandpa and husband. My Michael knows all he does about cars because of you. Please wrap your arms around mama and Mikayla and hold them tight until we are all together again. I will miss you terribly big brother

  4. Vikki. Kelli and the rest of the family My heart is breaking for each of you. Its hard to go on without a loved one I pray you all have Gods comforting arms around you as you say your goodbyes its never easy. I’m here if you need me. Lots of love to each of you.

  5. Karen, we are so sorry to learn of Michael’s passing. He was a gentle giant and cared for by everyone here.

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