Steven R. Meagher, 35

Steven MeagherSteven R. Meagher, age 35, of Burtrum, died unexpectedly on October 2, 2013 at his home in Burtrum, Minnesota.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, October 5 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Grey Eagle with Rev. Ronald Dockendorf officiating. Interment will be at a later date at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Grey Eagle.

Visitation will be from 9 to 11:45 a.m. on Saturday at the church in Grey Eagle.

Steven Richard Meagher was born June 13, 1978 in Melrose, Minnesota to Richard and Colleen (Blais) Meagher. He attended elementary school in Grey Eagle and high school in Swanville. He began working with his dad at Midwest Automatic Products in Melrose and currently was working at Polar Industries in Opole, Minnesota.

Steven enjoyed 4-wheeling, dirt biking, mudding with trucks, racing, snowmobiling, gambling, and hunting. He loved spending time with his family, especially his daughter, Makayla. Steven loved playing practical jokes on people and anyone who knew him knows he could always get you with his prairie fires.

Survivors include his mother, Colleen Meagher of Burtrum; daughter, Makayla Debra Meagher of Burtrum; sisters and brothers, Michelle (Mark) Anfang of Hastings, James Meagher of Burtrum, Jennifer (Bryan) Brickweg of New Munich, Amanda Meagher (significant other, Paul Rieland) of Burtrum, Justin Meagher of Burtrum, and Nicole (Bobby) Veldkamp of Burtrum; nieces and nephews, Matthew and Grace Anfang, Mariah and Logan Brickweg, and Ryan and Riley Veldkamp; many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

Steven was preceded in death by his father, Richard Meagher; infant sister and brother, Debra Jo Meagher and Joseph Meagher; grandparents, James and Theresa Meagher and James and Rosalia Blais.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.