Membership: January 1, 1992
Deceased: January 24, 2019
Volker Adolf Stern, 72, of Bloomington, passed away on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at the IU Health Bloomington Hospice House. He was born on May 29, 1946 in Erlangen, Germany the son of Adolf Josepf and Maria Caecilia (Mannle) Stern.
Volker was a 1964 graduated of Glen Rock High School in New Jersey. He received his Bacholers Degree in Physics from Jamestown College, and received his Master’s Degree in Physics from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, New Jersey.
Volker was a member of Tom Brown Tracker School in New Jersey, the Sycamore Land Trust, Greenwich Land Trust, and a number of other land trust clubs. He loved nature and preserving nature and nature photography, he enjoyed swimming, bicycling, hiking, camping, poetry, singing, music and he taught himself to play guitar, later in life he developed a flair for poetry while at Meadowood. He will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew him.
Volker is survived by his sister; Dagmar Stern of Bloomington, and Jeffrey and Blossom, and many friends at Meadowood.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date with Native American rituals observed. Cremation Rites Have been accorded.
Memorial contributions may be made to the IU Health Bloomington Hospice House in Bloomington.
You are invited to share a memory or leave an online condolence to the family at http://www.allencares.com.