Terry L. Steele, 68, Lebanon, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2019 at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon.
He was born March 5, 1951 in Bluffton, Ohio to the late Harold and Pamela (Donahue) Steele.
He graduated from Bluffton High School in 1969. Following graduation he served four years in the U.S. Army and later the Ohio National Guard.
In 1975 he was married to Connie L. (Davis) Steele; she survives and shared 44 years together. The family moved to Lebanon in 1990.
Mr. Steele was a machinist, employed at Wabash National and Hendrickson in Lebanon. He also owned his business, TS Weld, and did landscaping on the side.
He was a member of the American Legion in Sheridan. He enjoyed woodworking, working on cars, motorcycles and computers. He was hardworking, liked to stay busy and always tinkering with something.
Survivors other than his wife Connie include a son, Ron (Mary) Lawrence of Archbold, Ohio; three daughters, Angela (Jon) Ward of Noblesville, Susan (Stacy) Lawrence-Green of Houston and April (Michael) Welch of Lebanon; nine grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; and siblings Richard ‘Dick’ Steele, Mildred ‘Mel’ Laudick, Ellen Redd and his twin sister, Pam Wingate.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Sue Archer and Jenny Spencer.
Funeral Services with military rites is scheduled for 3 p.m. Tuesday at Myers Mortuary, 1502 N. Lebanon St. in Lebanon. Friends and family may pay their respects an hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Myers Mortuary and Boone County Crematory in Lebanon have been entrusted with his arrangements.
Memorials may be directed to the Sheridan American Legion, 406 E. 10th St., Sheridan, Ind. 46069. Online condolences may be made at myersmortuary.com.