Steven E. Messenger 68, of Rome passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at Faxton St. Luke's Health Care in New Hartford.
He was born on March 28, 1948 in Rome a son of the late Lawrence and Helen (Shaver) Messenger.
Steven was the owner & operator of Steve's Chevron in Stittville for over 40 years.
He was a member of the Stittville VFW Auxiliary where he served as Chaplin.
He is survived by a daughter, Kristine Daley of Remsen; He also leaves his longtime companion Mary Gregor of Rome. He leaves two brothers, Larry Messenger of Rome and Bob Messenger of Snellville, GA; also many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.
Funeral services will be held on Friday at 6:00 PM at the Dimbleby, Friedel, Williams & Edmunds Funeral Home Forty Main St. Whitesboro. Family and friends are invited to call two hours prior to the service on Friday from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Interment will be in the spring in Townsend Cemetery in Stittville.
For online expressions of sympathy please go to www.dfwefh.com