Paul Edward Steele
Paul Edward Steele, 74, of rural Hedrick, IA passed away Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at his home. A visitation will begin at noon on Friday, November 29, 2019 at the Cranston Family Funeral Home in Fairfield, IA with the family present to greet friends from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. As were Paul's wishes his body will be cremated following the visitation. A graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at the Brethren Cemetery with Pastor Dianne Brokken officiating. Memorial contributions in Paul's honor may be directed to the Friends of the NRA, Hunter Education, or to USA Shooting. Friends may sign the online guestbook at
Paul was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Gladys Harrison Steele and an infant daughter, Molly Anna Steele.
Left to share his story is his loving wife, Kathleen Steele of Hedrick, IA; two daughters, Alicia (Jacob) Roop of Packwood, IA and Amanda (Kevin) Murphy of Urbandale, IA; three grandsons, Joey, Jace, and Josh Roop, as well as many extended family and friends.
Published on November 27, 2019


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Laura " yenger" Strickland& jim& sue yenger
Nov 30, 2019
Paul & my dad and my uncle Marion I'll hung around with each other farmed,tractor pulled ,fished and hunted together we are so sorry for your loss he'll b missed. My dad tells me stories of the good old day I was under 16 when I seen him last.
The Ebinger Family
Nov 30, 2019
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Bard and Dianne Giltner
Nov 28, 2019
Kathy and family, We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Bard and Dianne Giltner