Roanoke- Stephen Hasty, 64, of Roanoke, IL passed away peacefully
with his family by his side at his home at 8:55 pm on Sunday, April
He was born on November 25, 1948 in Peoria, IL to Carl and Mildred
Winkler Hasty. He married Valerie M. Behnke on May 13, 1972
in Congerville, IL. She survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Grant Hasty of Roanoke, IL; Aaron
(Sarah) Hasty of East Peoria, IL; one daughter, Sheri Seggerman of
Lafayette, CA; his mother Mildred Bowman of Bloomington, IL and
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother,
Stephen worked in the maintenance department at Parsons Co.
He was an avid fisherman and hunter. He was a member of the
North American Hunting Club. Stephen enjoyed time spent with his
family and grandchildren.
An Army veteran, he served during the Vietnam War where he
received the Army Accommodation medal and Bronze Star. He was a
member of the Roanoke American Legion Post #463.
Memorial graveside services with military rites will be held at
10:00 am on Thursday, April 18, 2013 at Roanoke Township
Cemetery. Dwight Winnett will officiate.
Knapp-Johnson-Harris Funeral Home in Roanoke is assisting the
family with arrangements.
The family wishes to express their deepest gratitude for all the
support of Illinois Cancer Care and Hospice Compassus.
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