April 30, 1949 - August 10, 2015
Steven M. Slaughter, 66, of Columbus, passed away Monday, August 10, 2015 in Mt. Carmel West Hospital, Columbus. He was born April 30, 1949 in Washington Court House, OH.
Steven lived on a farm in his youth where he learned to drive a tractor at age 12. He also milked cows, plowed fields, and helped his father and grandparents take care of the farm. Steven was a 1967 graduate of Pleasant View High School. He enjoyed fishing, camping, picnics, reading, crossword puzzles, playing cards, and spending time with his family. Steven also enjoyed helping others, telling jokes, and making his friends and family laugh. He retired from Upper Arlington School District.
He is survived by his daughters, Dana Slaughter and Barbara (Michael J., Sr.) Howard, both of Columbus; his four grandchildren; his brother, Rex M. Slaughter; his sisters, Sandra K. Kilkenny, Kristina M. Dingus, and Kimberly A. Langhans; and his six nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Herman M. and Barbara (Gunsaulies) Slaughter; his wife, Freda Slaughter; his son, Steven M. Slaughter, Jr.; his nephew, Max W. Dingus; and his niece, Madalynn McKencie Harrison.
Services are pending at FRESHWATER, McDONALD, & VERNON FUNERAL HOME, North Lewisburg. Contributions may be made to the funeral home to help offset expenses.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.
Brother Rex & Sister Patti … Thoughts and loving memories last as long as time endures. May your treasured memories grow more precious and help to bring your family comfort. Our Lord gives you the courage to face tomorrow in His love that surrounds you today. Be blessed abundantly with His peace and strength in the days ahead. My thoughts and prayers are with you … Love from Sister Mary Driscoll