Gregory Ray Steed, 38, died at 10:37 p.m. July 15, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center.
He was born April 2, 1974, in Lima to the Rev. Philip Edward and Ruthie Hannah Christine Bales Steed, who survive.
Mr. Steed had worked in maintenance. He was a 1994 graduate of Bellefontaine High School, Bellefontaine.
Survivors also include two sons, Gregory Ray Steed Jr. and Nathan Lee Steed, both of New Bremen; a brother, Michael Steed, of Lima; a sister, Jenny Steed, of Lima; maternal grandfather, Stanley Bales, of Nebraska; paternal grandparents, the Rev. Jean Steed and the Rev. Virgil White, both of Lima; his girlfriend of two years, Renee Shields; four aunts, Paula Good, of Lima, Cheryl (John) VanBibber, of Delaware, Ohio, Vicki (Ralph) Longabardo, of Columbus, and Terri Harbaum, of Lima; and an uncle, the Rev. Darrell DeWayne Steed, of Lima.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Richard Steed; and maternal grandmother, Avis Bales.
Memorial services will begin 4 p.m. Friday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. The Rev. Darrell DeWayne Steed, his uncle, will officiate.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed at bayliffandson.com.
Date: Friday, July 20, 2012
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm