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Steve E. Pete, age 99, of Henrietta, died on Friday February 14 at Lakepointe Nursing Home in Lorain. He was born on October 28, 1914 in Henrietta and has lived in the area his entire life. He worked at Bendix in Elyria for 25 years and also farmed. He attended Kipton Community Church and enjoyed golf, gardening, farming, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his daughter Carol Law, of Findlay, his daughter-in-laws Shirley Pete, of Henrietta, Susan Pete, in Amherst, a sister Jennie Inman, of Ashtabula, nine grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, one great-great granddaughter, and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife Dora (Jackson) Pete, parents Andrew and Elizabeth (Balog) Pete, sons Kenneth, Robert, and Lawrence "Sonny" Pete, sisters Betty Black, and Helen Ladd , brothers Al, Andy, and Jack Pete, and a granddaughter Kim Pete.

Friends may call on Saturday March 1, from 11:00am until the time of services at 1:00 pm at the Morman Funeral Home, 16 Cooper Street, Wakeman. Burial will take place at a later date at Camden Cemetery.

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In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Steve Pete Memorial Fund at First Merit Bank in memory of Steve for Lorain County Fair memory bench, Firelands FFA, and Lorain County Junior Fair Board, and Agricultural Scholarships.