HENNEPIN — Steven W. Siemers, 61, of Hennepin passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Jan. 3, 2020, at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.
Steve was born on Dec. 13, 1958, in Spring Valley to Walt and June (McCollem) Siemers. He married Kathleen Kostellic on Sept. 22, 1989, in Granville.
Steve attended Putnam County and LaSalle-Peru High School. He worked for Hennepin Boat Store and was also a driver/operator for Humpty Dump Dumpster Services. He previously owned and operated Steve’s Amoco Station in Granville for 25 years.
Steve enjoyed being with family, friends and traveling. He was a loving and devoted husband and father. Steve was a gentle, loving, hard working, giving man and was loved by many.
Survivors include his wife, Kathy Siemers of Hennepin; one daughter, Alexis (Gary) Boggio; two grandchildren, Bella and Landon of Hennepin; and four sisters, Mary Chua of Batavia, N.Y., Bess Moore of Granville, June Ehrler of Sycamore and Wanda Fetzer of Triumph.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Kathleen, in infancy; two nephews, Mike and Max; and one son, Gabe Zorzi.
A gathering of family and friends will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, at the Dysart-Cofoid Funeral Chapel in Granville. Pastor Karen Karczewski will offer a time of sharing at 4 p.m. Cremation rites have been accorded.
Online condolences may be made to his family at www.dcfunerals.com.