John Harvey Steele Jr.

Steele, John Harvey Jr.
79, of Mesa, AZ passed away on March 26, 2013. He was born in Clarksburg, Mo. on Nov. 23, 1933. John was a Veteran of the Korean War where he was awarded two Bronze Stars and a Purple Heart. He was also a member of Scottsdale Masonic Lodge for over 50 years, a dedicated Scout leader for 15 years and his interests included family, friends and neighbors. He loved the shooting arts. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Aurelia, his sons, John and Scott and 4 grand children, Jaime, Lindsey, Crystal and Ryan. Memorial and Masonic Service will be held at the Light in the Desert, Southern Baptist Church located at 7930 East Baseline Road, Mesa, AZ on Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 10:30 am. His family requests that donations be sent to the Arizona Heart Institute.

Published in The Arizona Republic on Mar. 28, 2013