Say "Yes" Today
7/7/1993 - 12/30/2013
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"In Loving Memory of an amazing Son, Brother, Cousin, Nephew, and Best Friend to so many people."

From the moment my son took his first breath, I knew that he was an unbelievable blessing to me. Richie or as I called him, my Baby Boy, was not only my first born child, he was my best friend, a third of my heart, my shining light and spark in my world. He never met a stranger, made us laugh until we cried, was smart(and didn’t mind telling us he was), was a joker that loved playing tricks on everyone and was just the type of young man that if you were mad at him about something, you ended up telling him you were sorry in the end (even if it was his fault). Richie was the hardest working young man that made sure everything was done to perfection even if it meant he worked a few hours off the clock.He was always giving and was always putting others first no matter if it meant he was last. Through a loss of his cousin 10 months and one day before his accident, Richie told me once that if his life could save someone else’s brother, sister or cousin, that he wanted to do it. He always told us that when he left this Earth that it would be awesome and legendary. Now through his selfless wishes, his awesomeness and extraordinary legacy will continue on in others for generations to come.

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Richie Steele

Celebrating the Life of Richie Steele

Belinda Schell Oct 27 2017

The first time I met you I knew that you were a very unique/smart young boy, So glad I was your Nana my memories of you will last forever!

Dawn Aka Nana Oct 27 2017

Everytime I seen you , you had a sense of humor like no other and always was smiling I never seen you without a smile on your face .

Kimmy Morgan Oct 27 2017

I knew Richie as a student at JCHS. Richie had a smile on his face each and every day!

Mrs. Denise Parker Oct 27 2017

Last time I got to see u, i was able to kiss all over ur face & embarrass u in front of ur friends. I will cherish that moment forever!

Amber Marie Hudson Oct 27 2017

I will always miss you. You where like my brother. Love you always!!!!

Abbey Williamson Oct 27 2017

When Blake wanted to start a rock band you were going to be in it! You were always so sweet to me when you saw me! We love you Richie

Emily Sorrow Oct 27 2017

Seems like yesterday you and Luke were arguing being told to stop or you would have to hold hands watch Barney!Such a special young man!

Valerie Presley Oct 27 2017

You were the most "swagalicious" fellow I knew. A perfect worker & absolute perfect friend. Thank you for your time & your friendship."

Brandi Joyner Oct 27 2017

Richie's sarcasm and wit always kept us (his coworkers) laughing. He was hard-working and dedicated. We will miss him so much.

Katie Oct 27 2017

I would ask him from time to time is he was running the store yet, and Richie would answer, not yet but soon.

David Oct 27 2017

Your laugh and smile would light up a room! Our hearts are broken. Our community has lost a wonderful young man.

Becky Pound Oct 27 2017

My ninja. I only wish I was as awesome as you. ;) I love you so much Richmond.

Chassidy Pendergrass Oct 27 2017

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