Steven Edward Triponey, 50, of Cut Bank, Montana, (formerly of Punxsutawney) passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 in Hall, Montana.
He was born on July 26, 1970, in Kittery, Maine, a son of the late Shirley Ann (Odom) Triponey and Gerald Edward Triponey. He was also preceded in death by his stepmother, Bernica Triponey. His father, Gerald, survives and resides in Reynoldsville.
He was a 1988 graduate of Penn View Christian School.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Penn State University and his Master of Science, Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Northern Arizona University School of Nursing.
Steven was an Emergency Nurse Practioner at Northern Rockies Medical Center in Cut Bank, Montana.
In his free time, Steven loved being with his friends, hiking the Montana prairies and mountains, hunting, and especially spending time with his two Brittany spaniels, Lucy and Katy.
He is survived by his father, one brother, Paul (Lisa) Triponey of Reynoldsville, PA; three sisters, Michele (Kenny) Simballa of Lisbon, Ohio; Judith (Ken) Thomas of Chugiak, Alaska; and Bonita (Charles) Jones of Huntington, Texas; and 11 nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from 2-6 p.m. Sunday, March 7, 2021 and from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Monday, March 8 at Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., Punxsutawney, PA.
A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 11 a.m. Monday, March 8, 2021, officiated by Pastor Steve Cassidy.
Interment will follow at Reynoldsville Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.shumakerfh.com.