Kevin Steele, 66

Kevin Eugene Steele, 66, of Hollywood, Fla., formerly of Roann, died at 1:35 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019 at Seasons Hospice in Florida.

He was born Feb. 9, 1953, in Peru, to Raymond Eugene and Marcia Joan (Shoemaker) Steele.
Kevin was a 1971 graduate of Northfield High School. He worked as a pattern maker for US Foundry in Medley, Fla., for 12 years. He enjoyed woodworking, photography, and hanging out with friends at the beach. 

He is survived by his two children, Amanda (Jared) Christiansen and Kristopher (Kathleen) Steele, both of Fort Wayne; his father, Raymond Steele of Wabash; his grandson, Cooper Steele of Fort Wayne, and his step-grandson Jared Christiansen II of Huntington; his siblings, Kim (Kathy) Steele of Leesburg, Kerry (Linda) Steele and Kathy Steele, both of Wabash, Karla (Alan) Stouffer of Roann, and Kyle (Mindy) Steele of Wabash.

He was preceded in death by his mother Marcia Steele.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with Pastor Scott Johnston officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call 4-8 p.m., Wednesday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.

The memorial guest book for Kevin may be signed at

Posted on 2019 Aug 13