Steven Leroy Morgan
Birth Date: February 6, 1944
Death Date: December 23, 2015
Steven Leroy Morgan of Rio Linda, CA passed away early December 23,2015.after a short but aggressive battle with cancer. He was 71 years old. Steven was born February 6, 1944 in Tulsa, OK. He was the son of Carl and Letha – Sink Morgan. Steven married Beckie L. Hale on November 7, 1967 in Fair Oaks, CA. He completed his High School Equalivancy during his military Service. He served as a radar specialist in the US Army from February 1961 to Sept. 1966. He served 3 1/2 years in Germany of which he spoke of often of those years with fond memories.He was proud to have learned to speak the language.
Steven worked many of his years in construction,. and retired from the FAA after 13 years of service, along with his military time served he had a combined total of 19 years working for the US government.
Steven L. Morgan AKA” Gene Autry”, which was his hero was known to many as a living hero. He helped anyone in need graciously. He often said he was made of steel but he had a gentle soul.
As a strong family man he and his wife raised their family with pride and unconditional love. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Beckie Morgan, Children, Jim Morgan, Tamara Hall and Jessica Hooker. Grandchildren, Niki, Robert, Chloe, Hali, Kaylee, Waylon, Macy, Jillian, Kelsey,Bailey and Maddison,
great grandchildren Kayden and Maliah. Daughter in Law
Shannon Morgan and two sons in law Clinton Hall and Jason Hooker. He also leaves to cherish his memory siblings, Larry Morgan, Ronnie Morgan and Carolyn Mullanix. He is preceded in death by his parents, 1 sister and 7 brothers. Friends are welcome after the Funeral Service to attend a Celebration of life at the Hale’s 6440 Dry Creek Road, Rio Linda, CA 95673.