Steven Richard Appis Sr. 64, of Bellaire, Ohio died Wednesday July 6, 2016 at Cumberland Pointe Nursing Home, St. Clairsville, Ohio.
Steve was born May 13, 1952 in Coshocton Ohio a son of the late William Russell and Geneva Joan Ryan Appis.
He was a former Police officer in Bellaire, Ohio, an Airforce Veteran, a Member of the Army Reserve and a Christian by Faith.
Preceding him in death, in addition to his parents, was his wife, Ida Carpenter Appis on 1-18-2001, and a son, Samuel Appis on August 5, 1991.
Surviving are his children: Christine Appis of Belmont, Ohio, Steven R. (Heidi) Appis Jr. of St. Clairsville, Ohio, and Stefanie Appis of Bellaire, Ohio., four grandchildren, a brother, James (Patty) Appis of New Carlisle, OH.
Family and friends are invited to a graveside service at 11am Thursday July 14, 2016 at the Mt. Zion Cemetery, State Route 147, Bellaire, Ohio with the Belmont County Veterans Association conducting the service.
Arrangements by Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral homes and Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio 43906.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com