Steven Paul Finnesy
Steven Paul Finnesy passed away on January 21, 2013, at the age of 55.
Steve was born on October 5, 1957, in Plainville, Kansas, the son of Donald and Eva (Mayhew) Finnesy. Steve attended school in Plainville, graduating from Plainville High School. Steve spent many years of his life working in the oilfield and making many friends. He was a lifetime resident of Plainville. On February 18, 1977, Steve married Kimberly Hammonds. They later divorced. To this union, four beautiful daughters were born, Cortney, Ashley, Loni and Stevie, who were the loves of his life.
He was an avid NASCAR fan. Steve loved his grandchildren; they brought him immense joy. Steve loved nature and spending time in the country cruising around in his Chevy pickup, especially during harvest time. Steve was a prankster; he loved to make people laugh. He touched many people throughout his life.
Survivors include his daughters, Cortney and husband, Shawn Dale, Hays, Ashley and husband, Dan Zeller, Topeka, Loni and husband, Josh Foster, Topeka, and Stevie Finnesy, Plainville; eight grandchildren, Logan, Austin, Dalton and Max Dale, Georgia and Jacob Zeller, Emma Finnesy and Owen Foster. Steve is survived by two brothers Dennis (D.J.) and Norma, Plainville, Doug and Cathy, Boise, Idaho; sisters, Janice Cole and Rick, Wichita, and Melissa Finnesy Plainville. He also is survived by a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and nephews, Maverick Werner and Bo Brown.
Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m Friday, January 25, 2013, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Plainville. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Plainville. Visitation will be Thursday from 3 until 8 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, with a vigil service at 7:15 p.m.
Memorials are designated to Solomon Valley ARC and may be sent in care of Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, 320 S.W. Second, Plainville, KS 67663.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.plumeroverlease.com