OTTUMWA — Stephen Lee “Toad” Powell, 65, of 910 W. Second St., died at 2:45 a.m. January 12, 2014, at the Ottumwa Regional Health Center.
He was born February 28, 1948, in Ottumwa to Elmer Lee and Bernadine Hoover Powell.
A 1967 graduate of Ottumwa High School, Steve had worked in Sioux Falls, S.D., for Montgomery Ward in the automotive department and also for a motorcycle shop. He worked in Newton, Iowa, for a printing company before moving back to Ottumwa.
Surviving are his sister, Diana Critchlow of Bloomfield; two nephews, Troy Powell of Cedar Rapids and Harold Lee Critchlow of Ashland, Mo.; a niece, Carrie Critchlow of Fresno, Calif.
He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents and a brother, Michael Allen Powell.
His body has been cremated and no services are planned.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Heart Association.
Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.