Louis J. Steel III

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SIDNEY - Louis J. Steel III, 72, of 2805 Wapakoneta Ave., died peacefully at 8:15 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, at his residence.
He was born in Chicago, Ill., June 24, 1940, the son of the late Louis and Nancy (Sliepka) Steel Jr.
Louis is survived by one son, Louis J. Steel IV, of Sidney; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Nancy Steel, of Chicago, Ill., and Carole and Daniel Hermosillo, of Canyon County, Calif.; stepchildren, Tim Barhorst, of Sidney, Anne Hughes, of Sidney, Pat Hickerson, of Fort. Loramie, Marea Elswick, of Sidney, Nikki Barhorst, of Fort Loramie, and Darrell Barhorst, of Ada. A grandson, Louis Steel V, also survives him.

Louis loved reading a variety of newspapers and clipping articles from each of them. He also loved spending time with his dog Baby. Louis enjoyed exercise and was very active in all forms of health and fitness. He was a retired roofer.
Louis attended Ginghamsburg United Methodist Church, Ginghamsburg, as well as Holy Angels Catholic Church in Sidney.
Private family services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are being handled by Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at

Published in Sidney Daily News on Oct. 9, 2012