1951 – 2012
Steven D. Bryant, 61, of Kenosha, passed away on Friday, July 27, 2012, at his residence.
Born in Burlington, Wis., on May 29, 1951, he was the son of the late Willard "Woody" and Mary J. (Doll) Bryant. He lived and was educated in Bristol.
On July 17, 1968, he entered the United States Marines, where he served during the Vietnam War. He received the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with one Star, RVN Cross of Gallantry with Palm & Frame and the Vietnam Campaign Medal with device.
He married the love of his life, Barbara J. England in Burlington, Wis., on July 7, 1988.
Steven was employed with the American Brass for many years. He enjoyed drawing, flying his RC helicopters, listening to music, and most of all, spending time with his grandchildren.
Surviving are his two children, Ashley (Jesse) Slater of Kenosha and Steven (Kiryl) Bryant II of Portland, Ore.; five grandchildren, Jossalynn, Sahvannah, Leshawna, Brooklynn and Serenity; a brother, Robert (Betty) Bryant of Portage, Wis.; a niece, Rebecca (Jeff) Fabian of Burlington; and a nephew, Robert (Terri) Bryant of Burlington.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 25½ years, Barbara on Jan. 28, 2010, his parents and his grandparents.
Services will be held on Thursday, Aug. 2, at Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Union Grove at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family would be greatly appreciated.
Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
5111-60th Street Phone: (262) 654-3533
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