Steve Alan Harkreader
December 17, 1961 - April 30, 2017
Texas City, TX
Steve died at age 55 in his home in Lacey, Washington on April 20, 2017.
He was born in Texas City, TX on December 17, 1961, the son of Damon and Ann (Reding) Harkreader. Steve was raised in the Southern Baptist tradition. He graduated from LaMarque High School in 1980 and attended Baylor University where he earned Bachelor and Master degrees in Sociology. After working at Battelle in Richland, WA, he moved to Tallahassee, FL to attend Florida State University where he completed his Doctorate in Sociology. Steve worked at Georgia Institute of Technology, the Florida Legislature's Office of Program Policy & Government Accountablity, and the Washington State Auditor's office.
Steve loved the outdoors. He took many paddling trips on the various . . .