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Phillip Steele

September 28, 1957 - September 8, 2016
Muskegon, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Phillip “George” Steele, age 58, passed away at Mercy Hospital on Thursday, September 8, 2016. Phillip was born in Muskegon to Phillip A. and Betty (Welc) Steele on September 28, 1957. George was a graduate of Orchard View Schools, class of 1976 and immediately thereafter served our country in the US Navy. He was a lifelong resident in Muskegon and was the owner and operator of Professional Tree Service for several years. He loved working outdoors and he loved making people laugh and feel at ease. He usually was the life of the party wherever he went.

George is survived by his son Kevin Steele, grandchildren William “George” and Morgan, sisters Ranoda (Randy) Dowdy and Kristi (Basil) Aldridge, brother Bruce (Sherri) Steele, and friend Paula Yonkman.

The family will gather for a celebration of life on or near George’s birthday, September 28, 2016. In lieu of gifts or flowers, please consider a monetary donation to the family to offset the costs of his passing.

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