Stephen Partlow, 70, of Fortville, Indiana, passed away on Sunday, November 1, 2020 at Riverwalk Village in Noblesville. He was born April 21, 1950, in Indianapolis to the late Edgar “Tom” Partlow & Helen Jeanne (Wilson) Partlow.
He was a member of the first graduating class of Mt. Vernon High School in 1969. He married the love of his life Bonita “Bonnie” on February 27, 1970. Stephen was lifetime member of the American Legion Post 391 as well as past Commander. He was a member of the Local 111 through Ford Motor Company, where he retired after 34 years of service. He served his country as a member of the United States Navy. More than anything he loved being with is family whom he loved dearly.
Stephen is survived by his wife Bonita (Fox) Partlow; children: Ginger Partlow, Crystal (James) Rakosky and Stephen Partlow II; grandchildren: Casi Partlow, Stephani McDole, Becca Hawk, Christian Partlow, Zoe Rakosky, Shelby Rakosky, Olivia Rakosky, Sophia Partlow, Colton Partlow, Joshua Rakosky & Jessica Rakosky: great-grandchildren: Alex Partlow, Amara Hawk, Carter Partlow and Mazelea Hawk; siblings: Kathleen Widener, Dawn (Richard) Galster, Danne Partlow and Kelly Smith; bonus daughter: Tonya Skaggs and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Stephen is preceeded in death by his parents listed above and siblings; Judy Nededog and Michael Partlow.
Friends may call on Thursday November 5, 2020 at Seals Funeral Home from 3:00 – 7:00 PM. Military Honors for Stephen will take place at 6:45 PM. To share a memories and online condolences with Stephen’s family please visit www.sealsfuneralhome.com
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