Stephen E. Schneckloth

Service

Date: Sun, November 26, 2017
Start time: 1:00 pm
Location:
Merle Hay Funeral Home
Address:
4400 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines
Arrangements By:
Merle Hay Funeral Home

Visitation

Date: Sun, November 26, 2017
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location:
Merle Hay Funeral Home
Address:
4400 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines

Stephen E. Schneckloth

Stephen Schneckloth, 73, passed away peacefully surrounded by family, at Kavanagh House on November 20, 2017. A Celebration of Life service will be held at Merle Hay Funeral Home: 4400 Merle Hay Rd. Des Moines, on Sunday, November 26, 2017 at 1 P.M. Family will greet guests following the service until 5 P.M. at the funeral home.

Steve was born in New York on March 21, 1944 to Earl and Louise Schneckloth. He was a man who loved adventure and trying new things. He was a pilot in the air guard, brewed his own beer, and enjoyed biking; he participated in Ragbrai and other biking events. Most importantly, Steve loved to be with his family and watching his grandkids in all their activities.

Left to cherish his memory include his wife of 49 years: Jan; children: Lori (Todd) Noah and Jana Schneckloth; grandchildren: Katelyn, Rachel, and Alexander; brother: Timothy (Sheila) Schneckloth; sister-in-law: Linda Myers; brother-in-law: Tom (Carla) Atherton; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to the YMCA of greater Des Moines; where Steve was an active member for many years. Contributions can be given to the family or mailed to the YMCA corporate office: 501 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309.

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