Steve E. Kellogg, 58, of Montpelier, passed away at his home with his family by his side at 5:10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020. His mom, Barbara was waiting for her son at the gates of heaven.
He was born on Wednesday, May 23, 1962, in Hartford City. He married the love of his life Monica Felver on Sunday, Feb. 12, 1989, at Wildwood Acres in Hartford City. Steve spent most of his life operating his heavy equipment business. He loved dirt track racing, fishing, hunting, mushroom hunting, and all things outdoors. Steve was a Shriner with the 32nd degree Scottish Rite of Fort Wayne, Mizpah Blackford County Shrine Express, a Master Mason and long-time member with Blackford Lodge 106, and former member of the Montpelier Millard Brown American Legion Post 156.
He will be sadly missed by his wife of 31 years, Monica Felver Kellogg of Montpelier; father, Steve A. (Linda) Kellogg of Montpelier; sons, Steve J. Kellogg of Muncie, Seth A. (Carissa Patrick) Kellogg of Hartford City, and Richie E. (Laci) Kellogg of Yorktown; grandchildren, Remington, Kason, Kamden, Everleigh, Lucas, Harlow, Juniper, Nova, and Henleigh; sisters, Babs (Bill) Cook of Portland and sister, Tamara (Eric) Hartley of Montpelier; stepbrothers, Brian Jack of Bluffton, Chris (Erika) Jack of Bluffton; stepsister, Amy (Joe) Reineck of Liberty Center; father- and mother-in-law, Joe and Cheryl Diehl of Huntington; father- and mother-in-law, Glenn and Jennifer Felver of Hartford City; and several brothers- and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Barbara Stroud Kellogg.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home, 109 W. Windsor St., Montpelier, Tuesday, Sept. 15, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 4 to 9 p.m. There will be a Masonic Service at 7 p.m. Tuesday evening, Sept. 15. A service to celebrate Steve’s life will be at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, with Rev. John Kellogg officiating. There will be an hour of viewing before the service and burial will follow in the Hartford City Cemetery in Hartford City.
The family requests everyone coming to the funeral home to please wear casual clothing to honor Steve.
Preferred memorials are to the funeral home for funeral expenses, Tori’s Butterfly Garden, or Shriner’s Hospital for Children.
Arrangements are being handled by Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier.