Jack E. Steele, 77, of Elnora and formerly of Lyons, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes.
Born Sept. 27, 1931, he was the son of Frank and Cora Steele.
He retired from Custom Farm Services, where he served as manager of the Beehunter and Elnora plants. He served in the U.S. Army and was a member of the American Legion and the United Methodist Church in Elorna.
Survivors include: two step-daughters, Christy Huskey of St. Louis, Mo., and Brenda Campbell of Jasonville; two brothers, Dick Steele of Linton and Tom Steele of Elnora; and one sister, Ruth Effinger of Terre Haute.
He was previously married to Nancy Steele Hugunin, who preceded him in death. The family would like to express gratitude to Roy Johnson of Elnora.
A graveside service was conducted at 1:30 p.m. on Jan. 31 at Fairview Cemetery in Elnora.
Arrangements were handled by Gill Funeral Service of Washington.