Stephen “Steve” Farrier, 61 of Shadyside, Ohio, was called home by the Lord and reunited with his father and mother, Matt and Viola and his twin brother, Michael after a courageous battle with cancer.

He was born July 28, 1957 in Bellaire, Ohio, a son of the late Matt “Pat” and Viola Williams Farrier.

Steve was an employee of the Belmont Community Hospital and a Catholic by faith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his twin brother, Michael Farrier.

Surviving are his son, Perry Lee McMasters and his wife, Jodi of Dillonvale, Ohio, his sister, Mary McMahon and her husband, Bill of Cadiz, Ohio, his brothers, John Farrier and his fiancee, Jo of Bellaire, Ohio, Matthew Farrier and his wife, Wilma of Jacobsburg, Ohio and Joseph Farrier of Shadyside, Ohio. Also his grand children, Joshua McMasters, Jenna (Vic) Ziklo, Perry Leasure, Angel McMasters, several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews and a host of friends.

A memorial gathering to celebrate Steve’s life will be held on Saturday at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Avenue Shadyside, OH from 1 p.m. until time of services at 4 p.m. with his niece, Danielle McMahon officiating.

Final arrangements will be held at the convenience of the family.

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