- Born in Washington Court House, Fayette County, Ohio.
- Parents were ROY ALLEN STEELE and GERTRUDE L. BENNETT.
- Married DOROTHY BURDETTE.
- LAURA ANN STEELE. Married GILBERT SAMUEL LINDRETH.
- RONALD EUGENE STEELE, JR.. Married DELOREDS DIANE CANADY, but they were divorced.
- CHARLOTTE LOUISE STEELE. Married RONALD LEE YON, but they were later divorced. Married DOUG HAMMOND.
- JAMES KENNETH STEELE, born September 4, 1958; died June 2, 1978 as the result of an auto accident.
- L. Edwin Hoppes