Paul Edward Steele


Paul Edward Steele, 74, of rural Hedrick, Iowa, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, at his home. A visitation will begin at noon on Friday,
Nov. 29, at the Cranston Family Funeral Home in Fairfield, Iowa, with the family present to greet friends from 5 to 7 p.m. As were Paul's wishes his body will be cremated following the visitation. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, 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, Iowa; two daughters, Alicia (Jacob) Roop of Packwood, Iowa, and Amanda (Kevin) Murphy of Urbandale, Iowa; three grandsons, Joey, Jace and Josh Roop; as well as many extended family and friends.

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