Steve Stephenson, 99, of Medina, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2008.
He was born Sept. 4, 1909. Mr. Stephenson owned and operated Medina Hardware since 1933. He graduated from Miami University in 1931 with a degree in business. Mr. Stephenson was a 65-year member of the Medina Masonic Lodge. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Army Corps of Engineers.
Special thanks to the Bob and Sally Syme family for their friendship and support, also to The Inn of Medina and Hospice of Medina County.
Mr. Stephenson is survived by his sons, William (Jan) Stephenson of East China, Mich., and Richard (Cindy) Stephenson of Medina; grandchildren, Christian, David Stephenson and Katie Fulton; nieces, Joyce (Dick) Dirham of Medina and Stephanie McKee of San Francisco; nephew, Dave Stephenson of Zanesville; sister-in-law, Helen Stephenson of Medina; and Charlie Bear, the last in a series of very good dogs.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Helen Danforth; second wife, Esther Anderson; sister, Gladys Monk; and brother, Harold Stephenson.
Visiting hours: 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Waite & Son Funeral Homes, Medina Chapel, 765 N. Court St.