1951-2014

Steven James Neeley, 62, of Wells passed away Thursday, May 8, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born November 19, 1951 in Kendallville, IN and was the son of Orville and Alma (Hurt) Neeley. Steve was employed as a master upholsterer until his retirement.

He married the former Barbara Locke in 2007 and they moved from Irons to the Upper Peninsula in 2009.

Steven James Neeley is survived by his wife, Barbara; children Chaz and Trista; a special nephew/son, Daniel, three grandchildren; one great grandchild; step-children, Sue, Coleen, Joe and Annette; six step-grandchildren; one step-great grandchild; eight foster children; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death bh his sister, Jonna and brothers, Duane and Kenneth.

Private family visitation and funeral services were held at the Anderson Funeral Home in Escanaba. The Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone are assisting the family with the arrangements and online condolences can be sent to the family at www.andersonfuneralhomes.net