Larry Elliott Steadman, age 81, of Oakland, passed away on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at his home. Born on January 7, 1940 in Cabins, WV, he was the son of the late George D. and Verda C. (Harvey) Steedman.
Larry was a graduate of Southern Garrett High School, Class of 1959. He proudly served his country in the United States Army National Guard. Larry retired from Island Creek Coal Company and was a member of UMWA #1444. He enjoyed working on the sawmill, logging and cutting timber. Larry was no stranger to hard work, as he also enjoyed farming and helping his neighbors. His family was his pride and joy as was evident by the smile he wore while taking the great grandchildren for rides on the gator and eating ice cream at Saffitickers.
Larry is survived by the love his life his wife of 18 years, Rosemary (Lewis) Steadman; his children, Lori Steadman of Rawlings, Karen and Dean Keefer of Oakland, Kim Piper of Cumberland, Gina Alexander of Aberdeen, NC and Justin Alexander of Oakland; grandchildren, Gaby Steadman, Trent Steadman, Lauren Keefer, Katie Keefer, Lucas Piper, Kylee Piper, Zac and wife Andie Pugh, Amanda Bow, Tawnya and husband Bryson Lee, Dalton Alexander, Kelci Alexander; great grandchildren, Adalyn Pugh, Wesson Pugh, Avery Pugh, Branson Lee and Carson Lee; a brother, George Steadman and special friends Ricky Friend, Katie Friend and Aydan.
In addition to his parents, Larry was preceded in death by a grandson, Clay Steadman; and a sister, Rose Marie (Steadman) Palumba.
Friends will be received at the C & S Fredlock Funeral Home, P.A., 21 N 2nd St., Oakland on Monday, April 5, 2021 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM at which time a memorial service will be held with Pastor Sam Moon officiating.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Steadman family.
The C & S Fredlock Funeral Home, P.A., Oakland is honored to be serving the Steadman Family at this time.