New Sweden-Steven Frederick Sandstrom, 56 died June 5, 2018 at Presque Isle surrounded by his family at the Aroostook House of Comfort following a valiant fight with cancer. He was born in Caribou February 15, 1962 the son of the late Frederick and Gloria (Johnson) Sandstrom. Steven was a 1980 graduate of Caribou High School and he married Sally Bourgoine May 20, 1988. He was employed by Caribou Agway for several years, Soderberg Construction for 20 years and more recently had worked for Jim and May Martin at J.P Martin Construction. He was a member of the Gustaf Adolph Lutheran Church. Steven truly enjoyed the outdoors, especially spending time with his family at the Westin Camp at Blackstone. Surviving in addition to his wife of over 30 years, Sally of New Sweden are his son and daughter in law, Jesse and Abby Sandstrom of Caribou. The joy of his life, and sparkle in his eye, his granddaughter Emma, and a grandson to be born in September. One sister, Susan McCarthy of Caribou, three brothers, Scott Sandstrom of Stockholm, Shawn Sandstrom and wife Hope of New Sweden and Simon Sandstorm and wife April of Gorham. Many nieces and nephews. Friends may visit with the family 6-8 pm Saturday June 9, 2018 at the Mockler Funeral Home 24 Reservoir Street Caribou. Graveside services will be held 1:00 pm Sunday from the New Sweden Cemetery with Rev. Robert Smith, officiating. Friends who wish to contribute in Steven’s memory may do so through the Jefferson Cary Oncology Clinic PO Box 89 Caribou Maine 04736 or the Aroostook House of Comfort PO Box 867 Presque Isle Maine 04769.