HERMAN R. STEPPKE age 87, passed away March 13, 2014. Beloved husband of Lucy; dear father of Karen Small (deceased) and Robert; loving grandfather of Todd Small; brother of Helen Koehler (Leonard-deceased); Carol German (Ben) (both deceased) and Miriam Gacek (Frank-deceased). U.S. Navy Veteran WWII and longtime Captain of Parma Fire Station #1. Funeral Service Wednesday, March 19 at THE KOLODIY-LAZUTA FUNERAL HOME, 5677 STATE RD., PARMA, at 1 p.m. VISITATION 11 A.M. UNTIL TIME OF SERVICE. Interment Woodvale Cemetery.