Hedrick, Steven Garland Beloved husband, father, son, brother and friend passed away unexpectedly on September 13, 2009. He was born in Orange, CA on May 17, 1953 and was a resident of Orange County, CA his entire life. He is survived by his wife Gail, sons Carson and Simon; parents, Donna Hedrick, Garland (Doris) Hedrick; bother, Gavin (Jeri); sisters, Dori (David) Sullivan, Ramsey Graham; and numerous nieces and nephews. Steve was an outstanding athlete with exceptional talents and a passion for cycling. He was a competitive cyclist for over 20 years including two years of international competition. A tremendously gifted artist, Steve's work is cherished by many. He was a tireless contributor to our community. Steve remained loyal in his profession for McCandless Tile Co. in Orange for many years and will be greatly missed by his work family and associates.Riding on a glorious day, doing what he loved most, Steve passed away in the arms of his best friend truly in a state of grace. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate contributions for the benefit of Carson and Simon's education.
Published in Orange County Register on Sep. 19, 2009.