Published 12:00 am Thursday, June 12, 2008
Steven Lewis Pyburn, 57, of Austin, died on June 6, 2008 at the Albert Lea Good Samaritan Center.
Steve was born Feb. 18, 1951 in Austin to Roger and Kathleen (Thomas) Pyburn. In July 1972 he married Kathleen Johnston and then again in Dec. 1987. Steve worked as a Product Cost Analyst at Hormel Foods for 38 years. He was an avid golfer and a longtime member of the Oaks Country Club.
Survivors include his daughter, Vanessa (Brian) Hamlin, Austin; grandchildren, Alexander and Harley; siblings, Susan (Randy) Jaroch, Milwaukee, Wis., Tony (Laura) Pyburn, Blooming Prairie, Debra (Ron) Nelson, Albert Lea.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Kathleen Pyburn on June 13, 1992; parents, Roger and Kathleen Pyburn.
A celebration of his life will be held from 3-5 p.m. on Saturday afternoon, June 14, 2008 at Mayer Funeral Home followed by a reception with lunch and refreshments at the Hormel Historic Home from 5-7 p.m. on Saturday evening. Memorials are preferred to the family.