STEELE, Tim, 61, of Somerton, OH., died Sunday, September 16, 2012, at his home.

He was born October 13, 1950 in Barnesville, OH., to Richard “Dick” Steele and the late Geneva B. Steele.

Tim was a veteran and a retired postman from the Barnesville Post Office after 30 years of service. He was a 1968 graduate of Barnesville High School and a member of the Somerton Church of Christ.

He is preceded in death by his mother: Geneva B. Steele and his father- in-law, Walter Sall.

He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Joyce Steele; father: Richard “Dick” Steele of Somerton, OH; two sons: Seth (Natalie) Steele of Pleasant City, OH and Aaron (Cassie) Steele of Barnesville, OH; two daughters: Michelle (Scott) Ditto of Chesapeake, VA and Jessica (C.J.) Burghy of Barnesville, OH; seven grandchildren, Alexus Ditto of Oklahoma City, OK, Aubrey Ditto of Chesapeake, Nicholas Landman of Pleasant City, Delaney Steele of Pleasant City, Eden and Aven Steele of Barnesville and Ridge Burghy of Barnesville; one great-grandson, Ryot Mendoza; sister: Susie (Tim) Powell of Barnesville, Oh; mother-in-law: Helen Sall of Bethesda; and three nephews: Matt (Penny) Powell of Bethesda, Jeremy (Heather) Powell of Barnesville and Corey (Nikki) Powell of Barnesville.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday September 19, 2012 from 11a.m. until the time of service at 2 p.m. at Campbell- Plumly- Milburn Funeral Home, 319 N. Chestnut St., Barnesville, OH with Ev. Kim McFarland officiating.

Burial will follow at Somerton Cemetery, Somerton, OH.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Guernsey County.