Stephen Slabaugh, 68, Nappanee, passed away at 4:03 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.
He was born April 16, 1951, in Elkhart, to Lowell R. and June (Haines) Slabaugh.
Stephen graduated from NorthWood High School in 1969. He was a lifetime area resident. Stephen had worked as a custodian for Wa-Nee Schools for many years. He was in the Army Reserves, and a member of the American Legion.
He is survived by his mother, June Slabaugh, Nappanee; brothers, Russell Dean (Peggy) Slabaugh, Lake Zurich, Illinois, and Michael (Shirley) Slabaugh, Hindman, Kentucky; former wife, Amber Weaver; stepchildren, Jason, Charity and Travis; and many loving aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lowell R. Slabaugh; and a brother, James Slabaugh.
After cremation, a memorial service will take place at a later date.
Published on January 17, 2020