Steven G. Block age 58 of Menomonie, passed away on Tuesday August 1, 2017 at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire.
Steve was born March 9, 1959 in Menomonie. He was the son of Harlan and Frances (Curran) Block and grew up in Menomonie. Steve graduated from Menomonie High School in 1977. Steve worked at McMillian Electric in Woodville for several years. He married Mary Thompson December 5, 1981. Steve later worked for Dick’s Red Owl/Doug and Dick’s grocery, driving semi for several years. Steve then worked at Wal-Mart Distribution for the past few years.
Steve had several loves…. First and foremost was his wife, Mary. He loved classic cars, boating and camping on the Mississippi with family and friends was a passion of Steve’s. Lake Superior boating with the Hjeltness family was always an annual event. Steve and Mary travelled to Florida to visit family often
Steve is survived by his wife, Mary, a sister, Katherine Block of Menomonie, his mother-in-law, Theresa Thompson of Menomonie; three sisters-in-law, Sherry (Doug) Clements of Chetek, Jackie (Jeff) Hjetlness of Menomonie and Tracey (Kip) Bundy of Ft. Myers, FL; nieces and nephews, Trevor (Christine Thomson) Clements, Tara (Bill) Blue, Tricia (Ben) Nelson, Tyler (Amanda) Hjeltness, Katelyn (Fiance Charlie Kippes) Hjeltness, Tainter, Durand and Ella Bundy, great nieces & nephews, Bodie, Lainey, Madison and Ivan.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his father-in-law, Richard Thompson.
Private services will be held at a later date.