Steven L. Veilleux - age 52, of Middle Road, died March 27, 2017 at Togus Springs, VA Maine Healthcare System at Togus, ME after a long illness.
He was born in Augusta, ME on December 26, 1964 the son of Adelard Veilleux and Louisette (Veilleux) Veilleux.
Steve was educated in the Augusta school system, graduating from Cony High School.
He served honorably in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1983 to 1989.
He was employed in various positions over the years and really enjoyed his job at the City of Augusta Parks and Recreation Department, taking pride in all aspects of the job.
Steve loved fishing, camping, snowmobiling and spending time with his lifelong friends.
Steve was a gentle soul who will be greatly missed by many who love him so much.
He was predeceased by his father, Adelard Veilleux.
Surviving is his mother, Louisette Veilleux of Augusta, ME; his brother, Roger Y. Veilleux and his wife Kimberly of Augusta, ME; many aunts, uncles, cousins, and very close friends.
The family would like to thank everyone at Togus Springs Hospice for treating Steve and our family with respect and compassion during his short stay with them.
There will be no public visiting hours. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 AM on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at St. Augustine Catholic Church, Northern Ave., Augusta, ME. Burial with military honors will be at a later date in Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to: American Cancer Society, New England Division, One Bowdoin Mill Island, Suite 300, Topsham, ME 04086-1240.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant St., Augusta, ME.