James H. Steeby, 62, Savannah, MO

Published 05/16 2014 09:30AM

Updated 05/16 2014 09:31AM

James H. Steeby, 62, Savannah, Missouri died Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at St. Luke’s Northland Hospital.

He was born July 3, 1951 to Hubert and Ruth (Miller) Steeby in St. Joseph, Missouri.

He was a graduate of Savannah High School and worked at Norris Quarries for forty years.

James was an amazing father, papa and friend. He was unofficially known as the nicest man in Andrew County, who couldn’t go anywhere without making a friend.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors: son, Dustin Steeby (Kristy), Chillicothe, Missouri; daughter, Linda Zacklene (David), Savannah, Missouri; grandchildren, Maison, Laney, Jamy and Sara; and a brother, Ronnie Steeby, Chillicothe, Missouri.

The family will receive friends 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. Saturday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.  Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, memorial donations may be made to the family. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.

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