MISSOULA ~Timothy Darrell Steele, 69, of Missoula Montana (formerly Centerburg, Ohio), passed away
Thursday June 10 th , 2021, at home with family after a long period of illness.
He was born on August 13th,1951, in Westerville Ohio to Darrell and Virginia
(Hendrickson)Steele. He grew up in Centerburg Ohio and graduated in 1969. After high school,
he served in the United States Army as a Radio Traffic Analyst while stationed in Germany from
He loved all things nature and the simple things in life. He always preferred to be outdoors,
whether it be hiking, hunting and fishing. He cherished his time with family and friends and was
always up for taking long drives and listening to music. His love of the outdoors led him to
Montana in 1993.
He was a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather and great-grandfather. He leaves behind
his wife, Beverly Steele, daughters, Angela Beck and Amy (Billy) Westfall, Sons, Jared (Amanda)
Steele, Ryan (Amber) Moore, Tim (Maureen) Moore, sister, Cindy (Jim) Sellers, grandsons,
Andrew (Kaitlin) Nichols, Dylan (Shelby) Nichols, Zach and Samuel Westfall, Liam Steele and two
great-grandsons along with multiple nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Darrell and Virginia Steele.
A Celebration of Life open house will be held on Friday, June 18 th , 2021, from 5-8pm for family
and friends at Porter Township Hall, 12826 McKay Street Sunbury, Ohio.
Arrangements are under the care of Sunset Memorial Funeral Home in Missoula.