Steve, also known to some as Michael, was born in Buffalo, NY on May 19, 1958. |
He married his best friend on June 28, 1980. Together, they have 4 children.
Steve was a pillar in the insurance industry for over 30 years.
He was loved and respected by all he met, and will be greatly missed.
Steve lost his battle with ALS on August 19, 2014 in his home, surrounded by his family.
He is survived by his wife, Melody Walthall; children, Casey Chevallier, Samuel Walthall, Emily Walthall and Sydney Walthall; grandchildren, Ever Chevallier and Sirene Chevallier. Son in law Justin Cheavllier; his nephew Mark Cisneros, his niece Danielle Silva and friends, Greg and Pam Estrada, Bob Soliz, Mike Payne and Kipp Walters.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Allistair and Gilberta Walthall, Byron & Dorothy McGiness, brother in law Dennis McGiness, friend and mentors Sam Arnold, Joanne and Arthur Morris.
Memorial contributions in his name can be made to the ALS Association - Greater Sacramento Chapter.
Published in Lodi News-Sentinel from Aug. 23 to Aug. 30, 2014