Richard Steele

RICHARD ALLEN STEELE, 74 ATLANTA, Ga. - Richard Allen Steele, 74, of Atlanta, Georgia, formerly of Freeport, died Monday, June 10, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia. Born October 28, 1938, in Freeport; the son of Donald and Bessie (Brick) Steele. He owned and operated Steele Construction until his retirement. Surviving are his former wife, Sue Steele of Freeport; his children, Kelly (Chris) Steele of Deer Park, New York, Mark (Deana) Steele, Brian (Tammy) Steele, and Douglas (Stephanie) Steele, all of Freeport; his grandchildren, Candace (Matt) Simpson, Cory, Samantha, Tawny, Christopher, Savanna, and Colton Steele; his great- grandchildren, Max, Grayson, and Katie; sisters-in-law, Suellen Steele and Pat Steele, both of Freeport; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and 2 brothers, Robert and Ronald Steele. Visitation will be 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, June 16, 2013, at Walker Mortuary. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 17, 2013, at Walker Mortuary. Burial will be in the Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in his name. Please visit to leave a condolence.

Funeral Home

Walker Funeral Home & Cremation Services Ltd
321 W Main St Freeport, IL 61032
(815) 232-2136

Published in The Journal-Standard on June 13, 2013