Stephen E. “Stevo” Callis

June 19, 1959 ‒ March 21, 2007

Galena, Ohio

Stephen Edward “Stevo” Callis, age 47 of Galena, loving husband, dad, son, brother, and friend left this earth on March 21, 2007 to be with his Heavenly Father.

His family and friends, although sad to see him leave us, rejoice in his victory. He was a Godly man and knew that his eternal home was Heaven. Born June 19, 1959 in Garden City, Michigan, he owned and operated Callis Home Improvement Company, he believed in doing a task the right way the first time, he was a jack of all trades and a master of most.

Steve had a great love of life and everyone loved him for his friendliness and willingness to serve others. He enjoyed sailing, oil painting, pottery, wood burning, photography and videography. Dirt bikes, keyboards, vocal music and gardening were additional hobbies. Active member of Northgate Community Church.

Survived by his wife of 21 years; Louise Callis, Sons Eli, Evan both at home, parents: Bernie and Barbara (Baskins) Callis of Tipton, MI, brothers: Richard (Karen) Callis of Delaware, Matthew (Pam) Callis of Tipton, MI, Parents-in-law: Dewey and Millie Copley of West Jefferson.

Friends may call Sunday 4-8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury. Funeral services will be held Monday 2:00 p.m. at Northgate Community Church, with Pastor Bill Stephens officiating. Interment will follow in Galena Cemetery.

His family expresses special thanks to his family and friends for all their loving support during his illness.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Stephen Callis Memorial Fund, c/o 5th 3rd Bank at any local branch.

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