Steven “Steve” L. Page, 69, passed away on Sun., July 4, 2021, at his farm home near Erwin, S.D. Steve was born on April 16, 1952, to Lysle and Bernetta (Kellar) Page, grew up on the farm and lived all of his life one mile from his childhood home. Steve graduated from Erwin High School in 1970.
Steve's love was farming. From age five he helped his dad any way he could and was the happiest when he could skip school to watch sows farrow, ewes, lamb and cows, calve.
Steve is survived by his soul mate, Susan Aldrich; children, Spencer (Jenny) Page, Jessica (Marci) Page; grandchildren, Georgia, Ruby, Jonathon and Nora; Susan's children, Casey Aldrich, Tony Aldrich, Mickey (Mayumi) Aldrich and grandchildren, Josephine, William, Ryan, Garrett, Katlyn and Allen and his aunt, LaVonne Williams.
He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.
A private family graveside service will be held on Sat., July 10, 2021, at the De Smet Cemetery, De Smet, S.D., followed by a time of fellowship and food at the Page farm at 3:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, plant a tree in Steve's memory.
The Johnson-Henry Funeral Home of Arlington is in charge of arrangements.