Known to family and friends as Steve, he was 73 years of age. Born in Lock Haven on October 1st, 1944, he was the son of Woodrow and Ruth Probst.
Later, he lived in Johnstown where he met his first wife, the former Rosemary Hulslander. In the mid 1960s Steve and Rosemary moved to the Granville area where they raised their son and daughter.
Steve answered our country’s call during the Vietnam War and served with the U. S. Navy aboard the U.S.S. Roosevelt. He was employed for many years at Masonite in Towanda. His wife, Rosemary, passed away in 1992 and two years later he married the former Ruth Sterling, with whom he shared the next 24 years. Upon marrying Ruth he was blessed with five stepchildren.