Steve L. Bellm


Steve L. Bellm

Steve Bellm passed away suddenly February 24, 2011 at the age of 63. He had been visiting family in Arizona.
He was born July 1, 1947 in Seattle, WA to William and Wilma (nee Lauterbach) Bellm. He grew up in Yakima, graduated from Snohomish High School, and attended college in Central Washington. He served in the U.S. Army for four years stationed in Germany. He was honorably discharged in 1973. He married Ann (Erickson) in 1974 and was father to her children, Rondell, James, and BrandyJo. In 1976 they moved to Alaska and he made his permanent home in Anchorage. He loved the people, fishing, the majestic beauty, and the vast frontier.
Steve worked for Enstar Natural Gas for 31 years, retiring in 2008 as field measurement technician. He was honored to serve many of those years as union shop steward.
He was a loving son, brother and loyal friend, always generous, and caring. He was a gourmet cook and friends and family were treated often. He will be greatly missed.
Survived by mother, Wilma Harrell; sisters, Melanie Bellm and Colleen Tokuno (Steve); daughters, BrandyJo Edelen (Rob), and Rondell Gonzalez (Greg); honorary son, Scott Beach; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held at Zion Lutheran Church in Snohomish, WA on March 26, 2011, 1 p.m.




Published in The Herald (Everett) on Mar. 17, 2011