Stephen "Steve" James Hastings II
46, of Naperville, IL passed away December 16, 2012. He was born January 14, 1966 in Terre Haute, IN. He is survived by his wife Maristella "Maris" Torres Hastings, and his two young children Nathaniel Henry Hastings and Kiana Elizabeth Hastings. Steve is also survived by his parents, father Stephen Hastings I and his wife Anna (Harris) Hastings and mother Linda (Ralston) Hargis and her husband Cecil "Butch" Hargis, Jr.; his siblings Alicia (Hastings) McKinney and her husband Mike McKinney, Kristin (Hargis) Garrison, James Hastings, and Stephanie Hastings; his nephews Noah Zurcher, Grayson McKinney and Gavin Garrison; one grandmother Marjorie Ralston and one step grandmother Myrtle Harris; and a host of aunts, uncles and cousins.
Steve was a marathon runner and bicyclist in his earlier years, and then he became an avid world traveler. He met his beloved wife, Maris, during his travels and they continued their adventures together. He lived life like he had no brakes and enjoyed every minute of it. Steve was a communications engineer at Alcatel Lucent and previously worked at USA Group (Indianapolis).
Visitation will be on Wednesday, December 19th from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. (ET), with services being held at 1:00 p.m. (ET), on Thursday, December 20 in DeBaun Springhill Chapel , 85 East Springhill Drive, Terre Haute, IN 47802. There will be visitation an hour prior to services on Thursday. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery near Riley, IN following services.
The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, a contribution can be made to a memorial account at Old National Bank for the benefit of Nathaniel Henry Hastings and Kiana Elizabeth Hastings. Online condolences can be made at: