A Celebration of Life for Steven Dale Gregg, 50, Lawrence, will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, with the Rev. Rod Hinkle officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. Steve died peacefully at his home on Wednesday, July 17, 2013.
He was born Dec. 11, 1962, in Topeka, the son of Dale H. and Loma L. Christie Gregg. He graduated from Perry-Lecompton High School, and later attended Washburn University. Steve was a homemaker who lived his life for his family He was a member of Lawrence Heights Christian Church. He enjoyed cooking, fishing, singing, playing the harmonica, and spending time with his family. People enjoyed his smile, positive attitude, help, and his cinnamon rolls. Steve shared 25 wonderful years with the mother of his children which includes three sons, Kyle Young, Lawrence, Cole Gregg, Lawrence, and Austin Gregg, Lawrence; a daughter, Lacey Gregg, Lawrence,
Additionally he is survived by his mother, Loma Christie Gregg, Lawrence; his father and stepmother, Dale and Elise Gregg, Wichita; a brother, Dan Gregg and wife Janet, Tonganoxie; a sister, Christine Hollister and husband Mark, Des Moines; two half-sisters, Julia Ingrassia, Lawrence, and Dayle Hodges, Raytown, Mo.; a foster sister, Dorothy McAuliffe, Baldwin City; two granddaughters, Kaia & Lexi Young; and a host of friends. He was preceded in death by a sister, Brenda Hepner in 2003.
Friends may call from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, where the family will receive them from 6-8 p.m. The family suggests memorial contributions to North Lawrence Christian Church, in care of the funeral home, 601 Indiana St., Lawrence, KS, 66044. Online condolences may be sent at rumsey-yost.com.