Stephen N. Kanagy Sr.

Stephen N. Kanagy Sr., 71, of 65 Purple Martin Lane, Belleville, died at 2:30 p.m. Aug. 1, 2020, at his residence.

Born Aug. 16, 1948, in Belleville, he was a son of the late Noah S. and Leah P. (Yoder) Kanagy. His wife, Lizzie N. (Yoder), whom he married Oct. 29, 1970, survives.

Also surviving are eight children, Tobias S. and wife, Lena E. (Wengerd), Joshua S. and wife, Mary A. (Yoder), Jonas S. and wife, Sylvia E. (Peachey), Leah S. and husband, Rufus K. Peachey, Elizabeth S. and husband, Steven H. Peight, Nancy S. and husband, Louie T. Peight, all of Belleville; John S. and wife, Mary K. (Swarey), Stephen N. Jr. and wife, Katie M. (Peachey), of Beaver, Ohio; 65 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; three brothers and one sister, Samuel M. and wife, Mary, of Mill Creek, Menno S. and wife, Mary, of Platteville, Wis., Elizabeth R. and husband, Leroy H. Peight, and Noah S. and wife, Barbara, of Belleville; one stepmother, Katie L. (Bender) Yoder.

He was preceded in death by three children, one stillborn son and Noah S. and Mary S. Kanagy; three grandchildren and one daughter-in-law, Sylvia A. (Peachey) Kanagy.

He was a retired farmer. He was a member of Old Order Amish.

The veiwing will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, at the Tobias S. Kanagy residence.

Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, at the Tobias S. Kanagy residence.