Bedford-Steven Edward Hillenburg, 56, of Bedford died at 4:10 pm on Friday, February 2, 2018 at the Brown County Health, and Living Center.
Born March 17, 1961 in Lawrence County he was the son of Charles and Barbara (Pruett) Hillenburg. He had worked for the Lawrence County Highway Department. Steven was member of the New Union Christian Church, the Masonic Lodge # 14 F& AM, and was a U.S. Army veteran serving from 1979 until 1983.
Survivors include his parents, Charles, and Barbara Hillenburg of Bedford; a sister, Debbie Emmons of Bedford; one niece, Amanda Wright, and her husband Chad of Bedford; one nephew, Michael Emmons, and his wife Lorrie; five great nieces and nephews: Cody and Ellie Emmons, and Levi, Larissa, and Logan Wright.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 am on Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with Pastor Michael French officiating. Burial will follow in the New Union Christian Church Cemetery where members of the Gillen Post #33 American Legion will accord military rites. Visitation will be from 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Tuesday, February 6th at the Day & Carter Mortuary where Masonic services will be conducted at 7:00pm.