Bond, 64, of Ft. Myers, FL, suffered a
heart attack and was taken to heaven on
Monday, January 7, 2013.
Stephen is survived
by his loving and devoted wife, Kathleen
Ann Bond; his son, Joseph (wife Jodi);
his father, George Thomas Bond, Jr.; his
sister Gloria (husband Bob); his
brothers George (wife Ricki) and
Michael; and his extended family,
residing in Florida, Northern Virginia,
Delaware, Wisconsin, and Nebraska.
He is predeceased
by his son, Matthew; his mother, Gloria
Bond; and his sister, Jane. Stephen
spent most of his life in Northern
Virginia where he graduated from Lee
High School in Springfield. After
graduation, he served two tours of duty
in Vietnam, before embarking upon a long
and successful career with the Postal
Service. He dearly loved his family and
was joyfully anticipating the birth of
his and Kathy's first grandchild.
infectious smile revealed his inner
warmth, kindness, thoughtfulness,
generosity, and humor. He had a passion
for life, travel, and fitness.
Throughout his life, Stephen was devoted
to NASCAR, the Washington Redskins, and
Virginia Tech football. Most of all,
however, he loved and devoted himself to
Kathy, Matthew, Joe and Jodi, and his