Michael J. Steele Sr, age 63, of Lakewood Ohio formally from Cleveland, passed away on February 17th, 2022, at Fairview Hospital after enduring many health problems. He was preceded in death by his parents; Don Steele Sr and Wynie "Della" (Price), infant sister Gloria Diane, brother Don Steele Jr and his daughter Jessica Jane Kirk. He is survived by his third wife, Charlene (Carrington) Steele, his sons Michael Jr (Sarah) Steele, Paul John (Jamie) Steele, Thomas Steele and Scott Steele, his stepchildren Joni Wilson, Crystal Kelly(Michael), Matthew Dixon, Mark Dixon (Trinity) and Jessica Carrington whom he raised as his own. Five grandchildren and seven step grandchildren. A brother Edward Steele of Florida, sisters Kathy (Don) Wilkey of Kentucky and Debi (Jeff) Meister of Indiana, also several other family members and friends. Michael was a US Navy Airman apprentice. He worked many years for Cleveland Hardware. He was the owner operator of Steele's Towing. He worked for Professional Transportation for the past eighteen years as a driver and served as the Union Steward there. Michael strived to live his life according to the gospel of Jesus Christ. He was a true friend to all and his sense of humor will be missed.
Public calling hours will take place on Wednesday, February 23nd from 3-7 PM located at Busch Funeral Homes in Fairview Park, 21369 Center Ridge Road Fairview Park, Ohio 44116. A service will take place on the following Thursday, February 24rd at 9:00 AM also located at Busch Funeral Homes in Fairview Park with interment at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery to follow after the service. Memorial donations can be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016 or online at National Kidney Foundation. www.buschcares.com