Created on Wednesday, 20 March 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Steven R. Creamer, 71, of Mt. Victory, died at 10 p.m. Monday, March 18, 2013, at Mt. Carmel East Hospital, Columbus.
He was born in Mt. Victory on March 24, 1941, to the late Karl and Fern Lemley Creamer. He also was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Hinchey.
On Jan. 31, 1962, he married the former Sherry S. Dickinson and she preceded him in death May 9, 2002.
He married Peggy Fields–Britton on June 14, 2008, and she survives in Mt. Victory, along with a son, Shaun (Sandra) Creamer of Kenton; three stepdaughters he referred to as his daughters, Jennifer (Michael) Grimes of Mt. Victory, Heather (Randall) Oliver of Ridgeway and Stephenie (Shane) Jordan of Kenton; granddaughter, Shaye Creamer; grandson, Seth Creamer; six stepgrandchildren, he referred to as his grandchildren, Michaela (Micah) Heilman, Megan (Robert Bevis) Grimes, Raechel (Justin Noble) Lautenschlager, Kuert Lautenschlager, Jennifer Jordan and Rodd Jordan; and one brother, Karl (Darlene) Creamer of Indian Lake.
He retired from Lennox Industries and was a Hale Township trustee.
A 1959 graduate of Mt. Victory High School, he was a U.S. Air force veteran of Vietnam.
Steve was an avid hunter and fisherman. He also loved playing cards and helping his grandchildren with their fair projects.
The Rev. J. Mac Geissinger officiates a funeral at 1 p.m. Saturday at Price Funeral Home, Mt. Victory, where visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday. Burial is in Hale Cemetery.
Memorials may be made the Diabetes Association.
Express condolences at pricefh.net.