Steven James Eger, 58, died Thursday, Jan. 18, at Waterford Crossing after an almost year-long battle with cancer.
He was born Sept. 26, 1959, to Herman and Rachel (Lynn) Eger in Elkhart.
He is survived by three sisters, Jean (Robert) Wing, Stuart, Florida, Joan (Devon) Miller and Chris (Jim) Stembel, both of Goshen; nieces and nephews, Timothy R. Wing, Lori (Ryan) Cranfill, Gary (Michelle) Miller, Mark (Amanda) Miller, Kari (Nate) Ownbey, Jonathan (Jessica) Stembel, and Stephanie Stembel; and 11 great-nieces and great-nephews.
Steve was a member of Sugar Grove Church and a 1978 graduate of Penn High School.
He was project manager for Imagination Pro Media since 2005. Prior to that, he had his own truck driving business, Eger's Express, for 17 years. He was an avid bicyclist and member of Adventure Cycling and Rail to Trails Conservancy. He also enjoyed skiing and golf.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22, at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen, and one hour prior to the 11 a.m. funeral service Tuesday, Jan. 23, at Sugar Grove Church. Tony Tice will officiate.
Burial will follow at Sugar Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Rails to Trails Conservancy or Sugar Grove Church.
Online condolences may be shared at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 19, 2018