Henry "Hank" Ghysels Stevens Born November 28, 1926, Hank died June 9, 2012 on his 64th wedding anniversary, after a brief battle with lung cancer. He is survived by his loving wife, Evelyn and two daughters, Jane Turcotte (Steve) and Sally Stevens (John Bogart). He is also survived by four grandchildren, Alexander Bogart (Tania), Thomas Bogart (Alexandra), Henry "Del" Bogart and Anne Turcotte; two step-grandchildren, Sara James (Sam) and John Turcotte; as well as many other relatives and friends. Hank grew up in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the son of Joseph and Anne Stevens and brother to Joan, Miriam, Esther, Joe and Judy. He graduated from Grand Rapids Christian High, Calvin College and the University of Michigan, followed by a long career with Sentry Insurance. Throughout his life, Hank enjoyed his family, sports, gardening and music; he was an avid golfer and an accomplished jazz pianist. For the past 20 years, Hank and Evelyn have resided near their daughters in Tucson, enjoying year-round sunshine with family. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that a donation be made to a
. Arrangements by DESERT SUNSET FUNERAL HOME.
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Published in the Arizona Daily Star on June 17, 2012