Stephen Alexander Broadfoot

May 31, 1973 - October 3, 2020
Stephen Alexander Broadfoot

Stephen Alexander Broadfoot, 47, died unexpectedly at home on October 3, 2020. Alex was a graduate of Laney High School and attended University of North Carolina – Wilmington. He was the son of Rickie Strickland Broadfoot of Wilmington, NC and Shepard Bryan Broadfoot, Jr. of North Myrtle Beach, SC. Alex is survived by his brother, Spencer Barrett Broadfoot and daughter Lizzie of Wrightsville Beach, and his Uncle Ron and Aunt Mary Beth Strickland of Wilmington. He leaves behind two beautiful children, son, 15 year old Tighe Alexander Broadfoot of Whitset, NC and his daughter who was his heart and soul, 9 year old Liliana Alexandria Broadfoot of the home. He was preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Edgar and Charlotte Strickland of Wilmington, NC and paternal grandparents Shepard Bryan Broadfoot of Wilmington, NC and Frances Broadfoot Reynolds of Wrightsville Beach, NC. He is also survived by many extended family members among the Strickland and Broadfoot families, as well as many friends.

A very casual service will be held Saturday, October 24th at 12:00 outside at the bridge near the lake at Long Leaf Hills Park (the former Hugh MacRae Park). Even though the service is outside, the family does request masks be worn and a proper distance between families be respected. Family will have the opportunity to get together after the Memorial, directions to follow separately.

The family has requested that no flowers be sent, but anyone who wishes may contribute to an Educational Memorial Fund being set up in his name for his daughter, Lily. The GoFundMe site information is: https://www.gofundme.com/f/alex-broadfoot-education-fund-for-lily-b/share.

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  • October 13, 2020
    Annemarie Nicosia says:
    Alex you are my best friend in the whole world. We miss you so much. Alex you were one of the smartest men we have ever meet. I always had faith in you. We will meet again Alex, I love you with all my heart and soul. Rest easy my best friend. Xoxo Annie

  • October 17, 2020
    Anne Lineberry says:
    Spencer, Shepard, Rickie and Lily ...you are all in my thoughts and prayers.