Donald H. Steppe, 75, of Nisbet, died Saturday, July 13, 2013, at the Gatehouse at Divine Providence Hospital.
Born May 15, 1938, in Bastress, he was a son to the late Henry and Agnes (Stopper) Steppe.
Donald worked on his family farm all his life. He was a member of the Nisbet Volunteer Fire Company for over 50 years and was a Susquehanna Township Supervisor for 19 years. He loved tractors, which he restored, had in parades, shows and tractor pulls. Don enjoyed going to sales, auctions, and was very involved in his community.
Surviving are his wife of 49 years, Nancy L. (Vance) Steppe; three children, Jeff A. (Kristy) Steppe of Upper Marlboro, Md., Karen M. (Tom) Spearing of Reedsville and Brian D. Steppe of Nisbet; five grandchildren, Josiah, Caroline, Anthony, Gavin and Haidyn; a sister, Margaret Maurey of Elmira, N.Y.; and two brothers, Carl and Thomas Steppe, both of Nisbet.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 5973 Jacks Hollow Road, Williamsport. Burial will follow at Immaculate Conception Cemetery. Visitation will be held 6 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Nisbet Volunteer Fire Company 166 W. Village Drive, Williamsport, PA 17702.