Steve Prechtel, 68, peacefully passed away on March 3, 2018. Steve was surrounded by loved ones as he moved on from this life.
Steve was born on Sept. 10, 1949 in Cottage Grove to Elmer and Jane Prechtel.
He served in the Army and was a Vietnam Vet. He also served many years in the National Guard Reserves.
Steve spent several years as a logger. As that industry faded Steve went back to school and became a respiratory therapist. He was well respected in his field.
A lifelong musician, Steve . . .