Steven Ray Garvey, age 48 of Seymour, passed away unexpectedly at home. Born April 25, 1971 in Shelbyville, Indiana, he was the son of Raymond and Mary L. (Bailey) Garvey. On October 31, 1998 in Brownstown, he married Donna Rouse.
Steve was a 1989 graduate of Brookville High School in Pennsylvania. After high school, Steve joined the U.S. Army. Steve was a member of the Spraytown Free Methodist Church and was a former member of the American Legion Post #89 in Seymour. He had been employed with Walmart Supercenter for the past 10 years starting in asset protection then moving to assistant manager of the auto care. Prior to that he worked at Toyota Industrial Equipment and BAX Global. He enjoyed fishing and hunting and loved his boys and spending time with his family.
Survivors include his wife, Donna; father, Raymond Garvey of Brookville, PA; sons, Joseph Wyatt, Darrian, Jonathon and Peyton; siblings, Kari (Steven) Hudson of Dubois, PA, Dan (Rita) Garvey of Edinburgh, Joe (April) Luckey, Greg (Airial) Roland, and Dave (Kristi) Garvey of Columbus; mother and father in law, David & Debbie Rouse of Spraytown; brother-in-law, David J. (Rachel) Rouse of Spraytown; nieces and nephews, Taylor and Bailey Hudson and Henry and Connor Rouse, Tracy & Joe Luckey, Nieces, Nola, Kora & Jona Roland.
Steve was preceded in death by his mother; a nephew Jonathon Hudson; grandparents, Joseph & Martha Garvey and grandma, Edith Bailey.
Pastor Jerry Van Kuiken will conduct funeral services at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Woodlawn Life Celebration Centre. Visitation will be on Friday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and from 10:00 a.m. Saturday until service time at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Freetown Cemetery. Memorials can be made at the funeral home to the Spraytown Free Methodist Church or to the children of Steve.
Friends can sign the guestbook or share a favorite memory at www.woodlawnfamilyfuneral.com