Steven Lyle Hertenstein, 58, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 9:30 A.M. August 13, 2017 at his residence in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born February 5, 1959 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to James R. & Shirley Ann (Lyle) Hertenstein.
Mr. Hertenstein is survived by his son, Lyle Hertenstein and significant other, Sam Marshal of Mount Vernon, Illinois; grandson, Jay Hertenstein of Mount Vernon, Illinois; brother, James Mikel Hertenstein of Mount Vernon, Illinois; niece, Casey Crowell and husband, Jason of Cape Girardaeu, Missouri; and nephew, Travis Hertenstein and wife, April of Mount Vernon, Illinois.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Ashlee Bailey; and nephew, Collin Hertenstein.
Steven had been an active member of the Mount Vernon Jaycees. He worked in construction until his failing health. He was an avid fisherman, enjoyed playing golf, and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Visitation: Per his request, Steven will be cremated and no visitation will be held.
Memorials: Jay Hertenstein Education Fund.
Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for further information.
Published on August 14, 2017