Orville Steele

October 1, 1939 - February 25, 2019

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Friday, March 1, 2019
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Secor Funeral Home
35 Railroad Street
Plymouth , Ohio 44865

Saturday, March 2, 2019
1:00 PM
Secor Funeral Home
35 Railroad Street
Plymouth , Ohio 44865

Orville Steele, age 79, resident of Shiloh, Ohio, passed away on Monday, February 25, 2019, at his home. He was born on October 1, 1939 in Shelby, Ohio. Orville is a 1957 graduate of Savannah High School. He retired from The Tuby with over 40 years, where he had worked in the hot mill. Orville enjoyed fishing, working in his garden, morning visits to the Liars Club at Olivesburg General Store and playing Texas holdem every Thursday at the Shelby Union Hall. Most of all, he loved and cherished spending time with his family and grandkids.

Orville is survived by his wife, Betty (Shick) Steele, whom he married on June 30, 1960; children, Penny Prater of New London, Dan Steele of Columbus, and Alan (Deanne) Steele of LaGrange; grandchildren, Amber (Tommy) McDonald and Ryan Prater; great grandchildren, Aidan, Trevor, and Grace McDonald, Angela and Levi Prater; and his golden retriever, Bo.

He was preceded in death by his father, Roy Steele; a grandson, Tyson Steele; and brother, Bob Steele, Bill Steele, and Jim Steele.

Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Plymouth, Ohio, on Friday, March 1, 2019 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, where the funeral service will be on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 1:00 PM with Pastor Johnnie Swann officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh. Online condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.secorfuneralhomes.com


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Larry Stacklin - Mar 1, 2019
Sorry for your loss I’m going to miss playing cards and talking hunting and fishing with Orville
Roger and Mellissa Harmon - Feb 27, 2019
I am so truly sorry for your loss of such a special man. My sincere condolences. May God carry each one of you during these difficult days ahead.
Dave Wolfe - Feb 27, 2019
Sorry to hear of passing of Orville. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time.
Lena sizemore - Feb 26, 2019
My condolences to the family, my God give you strength during this difficult time.