Peacefully at Jessica’s House, Exeter on Saturday, December 29, 2018 of Zurich, formerly of Shakespeare, at the age of 68. Loving father of Corey Steckle of London, Trevor and Angela Steckle of Zurich, Alex and Megan Steckle of Belmont, Laura and Mark O’Neil of London, and Mark and Meghan Steckle of Brantford. Dear son of Lillian (McDowell) Steckle of Hensall. Adored grandpa of Kaden, Kaylee, Kenzie, Kaleb, Ava, and Mitchell. Dear brother and brother- in- law of Arnold and Nelly Steckle of Zurich, Rhoda and Steve Sinasac of Binbrook, Doris Sinasac of London, Evelyn and Harv Vincent of Shipka, and Simeon Steckle of Hensall. Predeceased by father Asa Steckle, and brother and sister-in-law Gerald and Marjorie Steckle.
Visitation will be held at Haskett Funeral Home, 49 Goshen Street, North, ZURICH on Friday from 6-8 PM and again on Saturday, January 5th at the Kingsfield – Zurich Mennonite Church, 37818 Zurich Hensall Road from 10 AM until time of service which will be held at 11 AM, Pastor Ryan Jantzi and Pastor Dennis Estep officiating. Interment Zurich Mennonite Cemetery.
For those who wish, donations to South Huron Hospital Foundation-Jessica’s House, or any children’s charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Milt & Barb Dietrich
Evelyn, Harv and all the Steckle Family:
Our sincere condolences on the passing of your dear brother/ family member. May faith and love of family and friends comfort you always.
Larry and Kim Hopf
Our sincere condolences for the loss of your father. Our thoughts and prayers are with your families at this difficult time.
As you take this time to grieve over a father, grandfather, brother or uncle may God fill your heats of cherished times spent with Phil. Especially when he told some good jokes.
Martha (Gascho) Clinch
To the Phil Steckle family,
Please accept my deepest condolences on the loss of your family member.
May God be your comfort and strength during this time.
Marie & Garry Kechnie
Evelyn & Harv – Deepest Sympathy to you and your entire family. We are thinking of you at this time.
Deepest sympathies to Philip’s family. He was such a gentle caring man and he will be missed! Our thoughts are with you all.
Maria & Tim Hamather
Al and Sharon Brokenshire
Sending our condolences to the family of Philip and the Steckle family, our houghts and prayers are with you
Allan and Sharon Brokenshire
To the Steckle family, You are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
Rick & Marg Gingerich
May the Lord be close to you in the days ahead. Sending our love and prayers at this time. Bill and Carol
Carol Ann Keys
Evelyn Vincent and all the Steckle Family:
Please accept my most sincere condolences on the loss of Philip.
Carol Ann Keys
Russell &Verona Snider
So sorry to hear of his passing and your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. May you find God’s peace and strength in these coming days
Evelyn and family Sincerest sympathy in the loss of your brother
Evelyn and Harv:
Thinking of you at this sad and difficult time. My sincere sympathy.
Ken andShirley (Heywood)
Evelyn and Harvey & Philips Children
Our sincere condolences on the passing of your brother, father and grandpa.
Judy and Dave Jacobs
Our deepest condolences to Trevor and Angela and the entire Steckle family. Phil was an amazing father and grandfather. May he rest in peace. Sending thoughts and prayers.
Sorry for your loss Alex and family. Thinking of you guys during this difficult time.
Dave and Sheila Bell
Mervin and Angie Steckle
Sorry to hear of Phil’s passing . Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Hope to be with you on sat.
To the entire Steckle Family
So sorry for your loss, our prayers willl be with you all
Liz ans Albin Petan (Zondag)
Dave and Laurie Ellis
Our deepest sympathies and prayers to the entire Steckle family. Trevor and Angela his family like the amazing one you have was his greatest achievement. He will live on through you and your children. We love you all so much.
Jeff and Laurel Kowatsch
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very sad time.
Arnie and Bev Martin
My condolences to you all on your loss, and at this time of year must make it even more difficult to say a final goodbye. I have many good memories of growing up with Phil on the Bronson, and SS#4E. May you find strength in knowing God’s gracious hand is on your lives even in the difficult times of life.
Steve & Kristi Marriott
Our sympathies to you all as you celebrate your Dads life and recall wonderful memories made throughout the years. We enjoyed living two doors away from your family in Shakespeare. Phil provided a helping hand at a moments notice, shared the bounty of his labours in the garden with us often and gave us hours of entertainment with some of his amazing and ingenious mechanical creations in the backyard. We will remember him fondly.
Jim & Linda Dietrich
Evelyn & Harvey.
So sorry for the loss of your brother, our prayers and thoughts are with you.
My sincere condolences Arn, Nelly, Evelyn, Harv and families, thinking of all of you and sending lots of thoughts and prayers at this most difficult time.
Wilma and Derrick Misner
Evelyn and Harv
Deepest Sympathies on the loss of your brother/brother-in-law. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Wilma and Derrick Misner.
June E Morenz
My sincere sympathy goes out to all the family. I am very sorry for your loss.
To the Steckle families. My thoughts and prayers are with you as you mourn the loss of your loved one .May God grant you peace and comfort
Dear Evelyn I am so sorry for the loss of your brother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this sad time. Deepest sympathy Hannah Gower and family.
Evelyn and Harv. Sorry to hear of your brothers passing.
John and Laurie Mogk
Thinking of all of you at this sad time.
To Phil’s siblings – please accept my very sincere condolences. The last couple of years have been very difficult for your family. To Trevor, Angela and children – please accept my very sincere condolences. It is most difficult to lose a father, father-in-law and grandfather.
May each one of you learn more of God’s great Shalom during this time of loss.
My prayer for all of Phil ‘s family at this time of loss . My God’s comfort and strength be with you during this time of grieving .
Tim and Monica Doherty
We are so sorry to learn of your family’s loss. Our deepest sympathies to you all. Prayers for great comfort as you take time to grieve and recall cherished memories together.
So sorry to hear of Philip’s passing. I knew he had not been well for a few years but it is always sad to hear that a family now has lost a loving father and grandfather. My prayers are with each of you. My sympathy also goes out to Philip’s surviving siblings and Aunt Lilian. Your family has had to say good-bye too many times, it seems. With love and prayers, Ferne (Steckle) and Lloyd Mumaw
Thinking of you Alex and Megan on the passing of your father. Our sincere condolences to you and your family.
John and Niki Bernier
Trevor and family,
Sorry to hear of your fathers passing, our sincerest condolences during this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and all of your family.
Dear Steckle family,
Please accept our sincere condolences in the loss of Phil. All of you will be present in our thoughts and prayers.
Lois and Rick Shantz
Doug and Joyce Mcbeath
Our sympathy and prayers to the Steckle on your loss
Please accept our sincere condolences. He will be sadly missed.
Keith and Nancy Hopper and Family
The Steckle Families
We wish to convey our sincere condolences. Thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Dave & Wendy Heimrich and girls.
Rose Marie Rader
Evelyn and Harv: Richard and I send our sincere sympathies to you and your siblings in the loss of your brother. So sorry!
Don & Jeannie Papple
Very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Don and Debbie Kaster
We are so very sorry to hear of Phil’s passing, especially at this time of the year. We enjoyed his friendship over the years, as neighbour, fellow church attendee and Dad to one of our favourite girls. Our condolences to all the family.
Jim and Linda Ferguson and family
Evelyn, Harv and family:
Surely thinking of you and sending our sincere condolences.
Bill & Gloria Wettlaufer
Hello to The Family of Philip Steckle: Please accept our condolences on the passing of your father Philip. We got to know your dad when he attended Tavistock Mennonite Church – and tried to keep in touch. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families at this difficult time. God’s Blessings to each of you – Bill & Gloria Wettlaufer
Diane Lichti and Bruce Bechtel
Offering our deepest sympathies to Phil’s family. It is too soon to be losing a loved father and grandfather! He will surely be missed.
We always admired Phil’s physical strength and his creative ability to fix anything.
Blessings to his family.
Diane Lichti and Bruce Bechtel