Donald "Pete" Steele, 85

Donald “Pete” Steele (85) of Falmouth, passed away Monday, November 19, 2018 at his home.

He was born in Concord on October 24, 1933, son of the late Garnett and Beulah Hitch Steele.

Pete was a United States Army Veteran and was a member of the American Legion Post 109.

He was on the Pendleton Farm Bureau Board of Directors and held several positions at the Concord United Methodist Church. He was a UK basketball season ticket holder for 56 years and was an avid golfer and Pendleton County farmer.

Preceded in death by, in addition to his parents, brothers, Desmond, Wayne, George “Tom”, Ray and Floyd Steele and sister, Carrie Lee Holt.

Surviving his passing are his wife, of 61 years, Velma Miller Steele; sons, David (Stephanie) Steele, Billy (Tammy) Steele and John (Margi) Steele; grand- children, Brandon, Molly, Patrick, Jessica, Tyler, Madison, and Blake Steele;

great-grandchildren, Logan, Gavin, and Vivian Steele; step-grandchildren, Clyde and Kara Kay Caldwell; nephew, Mike Steele; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Friday, November 23 & 24, 2018 at Peoples Funeral Home in Butler.

Interment took place at Concord Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to Concord United Methodist Church, Concord Cemetery or The American Legion Post 109.