James “Jim” Steele, age 79, of Attica, MI died Thursday, September 15, 2022 at his home surrounded by his loving family. James Patrick Steele was born August 28, 1943 in Morgantown, WV. He was the son of the late George and the late Nellie Steele. Jim grew up and attended school in Morgantown, WV before moving to Warren, MI. He married Linda Whisler on August 17, 1963 in Morgantown, WV. Jim and Linda have lived in the Attica, MI area for the past 50-plus years. He was preceded in death by his wife, Linda, on November 27, 2020.
Jim was employed as a material handler by General Motors Hydraulic Plant in Warren, MI for 35 years before retiring.
He was on a senior golf league at Holly Meadows and was a member of New Hope Baptist Church in Imlay City, MI.
He is survived by his daughter, Dawn Stephens of Attica, MI; son, James Steele, Jr. of Attica, MI; and his granddaughter, Ashley Stephens of Imlay City, MI.
Jim was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Steele; sister, Gerry Konshesky; and his brothers, Don Steele, Robert Steele and George Steele.
A graveside service was held Monday, September 19, 2022 at Attica Township Cemetery, Peppermill Rd., Attica, MI. Jerry Schriber officiated.
Arrangements were entrusted to Muir Brothers Funeral Home of Imlay City.
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