Leroy Stephenson

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Leroy Stephenson

September 17, 1930 - January 24, 2019

Leroy Stephenson Leroy Steve Stephenson, 88, Greensburg, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at the Decatur County Memorial Hospital in Greensburg.
He was born on September 17, 1930 in Patriot, Indiana, the son of Roy and Lena (Titkameier) Stephenson.
He was married to Jacqueline Jackie Stephenson on August 5, 1963 and she survives.
Steve graduated from Bradley University and then served in the Marines as a sergeant during the Korean War. He opened the Stephenson Jewelry Store in Greensburg in 1953 and worked as a jeweler there until his retirement in 2015.
He was a member of the American Legion, The Masonic Lodge, United Methodist Church, the Indiana jewelers Association, and the Watchmakers Association.
Steve loved to play golf and he was a former member of the Greensburg Country Club. He loved to play the banjo, garden, and he loved animals. He never met a stranger.
He is also survived by one son, Matthew Stephenson, Greensburg; one daughter, Andrea (Michael) Prager, New Hope, PA; two grandchildren, Stephen and Anna Prager.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Public visitation will be held on Saturday from 9 to 11:00 a.m. at the Porter-Oliger-Pearson Funeral Home in Greensburg.
Private funeral services will be held later for the family.
Interment will be held in the South Park Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Decatur County Animal Shelter.
Online condolences can be made to the family at www.popfuneralhome.com
Published on January 24, 2019
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Linda Campbell
Feb 06, 2019
Jackie I am so sorry for your loss. I loved working with you and Leroy and of course Pat in the jewelry store.. It was a very happy and fun time for me. I also appreciated how fair and trusting you were. I remember you children as school age kids. I am sure they are much comfort to you. I am sending good thoughts and blessings your way.
Lori (Bishop) Windham
Jan 30, 2019
I am so deeply sorry for your loss. I have so many wonderful memories of Mr. Stephenson and the Stephenson Jewelry store (from class ring, first promise to wedding rings and then a mother's ring to a beautiful custom designed necklace). May you feel the peace and love of God that comforts at times such as this. He will always remain in your hearts, and live on with your memories and stories shared for generations to come. Leroy Stephenson has certainly left a legacy for his family, friends and customers. You are all in my prayers.