Steven Paul Stepp, 73 of Arcadia, Indiana passed away on Tuesday, March 28, 2023.
Steve was born on September 17, 1949 to Clifford Paul and Phyllis Jean (Day) Stepp in Noblesville. He grew up in Cicero and attended Jackson Central before enlisting in the Army and serving in Vietnam. After returning, he lived his best life with his loving wife of 50 years, Julie (Griswold) Stepp. Family was a central pillar to Steve’s life, always willing to lend a hand where needed, including raising his grandson Jensen as his own and serving as a father figure to Aaron. Steve leaves behind a legacy of hard work and passion for living life.
He was a member of the Central Indiana Antique Tractor Association for many years, with a passion for restoring and pulling antique tractors. When he wasn’t in the shop, he was enjoying time on his hobby farm, camping, or horseback riding with family. Steve retired from a career painting both residential and commercial properties.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clifford Paul and Phyllis Jean (Day) Stepp.
Steve is survived by his wife Julie (Griswold) Stepp; five siblings Sharon Yeary, Rocky Stepp, Debbie Gunn, Gary Stepp, Missy Gossard; three daughters, Stephanie Stepp (Justin,) Laurie Stepp (Chris,) and Renae Stepp; eight grandchildren Aaron Birge (Dustin,) Kaylee Bouse, Kennedy Hopper (Jonah,) Jensen Stepp (Chelsy,) Kiara Hopper (Daniel,) Lillian Farmer, Gavin Farmer, and Willow Hageman; and four great-grandchildren Liam, Sterling, Bryson, and Christopher. He leaves behind several nieces, nephews, close friends, and beloved pets.
Visitation will be held on Monday, April 3, 2023, from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at Hartley Funeral Homes in Cicero, Indiana with a memorial service to follow.
In leu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society.
Hartley Funeral Home Cicero Chapel is entrusted with Mr. Stepp's arrangements and where you my send condolences at http://www.hartleyfuneralhomes.com.
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