Obituary of Steven G. Jefferis
Steven G. Jefferis, age 73, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, April 3, 2021, after a courageous battle against cancer for 5 years. Born in West Chester, PA, Steve was raised in Florida, lived in Springfield, PA, while working many years in the auto industry, before retiring to Ocean City, NJ. He was a proud marine, serving 2 tours in the Vietnam War, and a member of the Ocean City, NJ American Legion Post 524. Steve was a talented woodworker, hand-making objects & furniture for family & friends. He was an avid reader and enjoyed country music. A loving, caring & humble man, Steve will be dearly missed and mourned. Survivors include his loving wife, Joan; daughter, Kathleen Lasher (Brian); son, Charles (Elizabeth); Stepdaughter, Deborah Barrow (Kevin); Stepson, William Preston (Susan); Sisters, Bonnie, Shirley & Wanda; and 11 grandchildren. Steven was predeceased in death by his parents, Walter & Ruby. In keeping with Steve’s wishes, and due to covid restrictions, no formal service will be held at this time. The family will plan a life celebration for a future date to be scheduled. Memorials may be given to American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or The American Legion, PO Box 361623, Indianapolis, IN 46236-1626 For condolences to the family, visit www.godfreyfuneralhome.com ** There will be a Celebration of Life Luncheon on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 12:30 pm at Greate Bay Country Club, 901 Mays Landing Road, Somers point, NJ 08244.
Celebration of Life Luncheon
Saturday, July 17, 2021
Greate Bay Country Club
901 Mays Landing Road
Somers Point, New Jersey, United States
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