He was born on Nov. 13, 1926, near Angola to Fred and Olive (Stuart) Stegmeir. He grew up near Angola, where he attended elementary school and was a graduate of Labette County Community High School in Altamont.
During World War II, he served in the U.S. Army.
He was a truck driver.
He married Carol Ann Maxwell on Oct. 2, 1975, in Atlanta. She survives of the home.
Also surviving him is a daughter, Lanette Stegmeir, of the home.
The graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Richland Cemetery near Angola. Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. Sunday at Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home in Altamont.
Online condolences may be left at www.forbeshoffman.com.