October 1, 1950 – Sunday, October 23, 2011
Graveside Service, Winsted Public Cemetery
Saturday, October 29, 2011
Chilson Funeral Home, Winsted, MN
Friday, October 28, 2011
Steve Earl Stieve “Tiny”, age 61, of Franklin passed away on Monday, October 24, 2011 at his residence.
He was born on October 1, 1950 in Watertown, MN the son of Earl A. and Doris A. (Kuztke)Stieve.
Steven was baptized on October 29, 1950 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in New Germany. He was also instructed in the Lutheran Catechism and confirmed in the Christian faith at St. Mark’s on March 22, 1964.
He graduated from Waconia High School in 1968.
Owned and operated The Longbranch Saloon in Franklin since 2003.
He enjoyed golfing, hunting, fishing (especially ice fishing) mushroom hunting and his grandchildren.
Survived by sons: Earl Stieve of Echo and Jeremy (Jill)Stieve of NYA; very special friend Debbie Stieve of Winsted; grandchildren: Madison, Hannah, Emily, Jacob and Cami; sisters and brothers: Charlotte (Les) Hahn of Mayer, Clyde (Linda) Stieve of Delano, Cindy (Ken) Klein of Watertown, Bonnie (Delmer) Bentz of Lester Prairie, Clark (Joy) Stieve of Waconia and Brenda (Greg) Bury of New Germany; many other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by his father Earl in 1972, his mother Doris in 2005 and by his grandparents.
Visitation for Steven “Tiny” Stieve will be held at The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted on Friday, October 28th from 4-8 PM and on Saturday, October 29th from 12 Noon – 3:45 PM. Graveside funeral service will be held at 4:00 PM on Saturday, October 29th at The Winsted Public Cemetery.
Casket Bearers will be Earl Stieve, Jeremy Stieve, Clyde Stieve, Clark Stieve, Ed Fahey and Rick Hempel.
The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted is serving the family.