Steven Jack Metts, 83, a resident of Blue Springs, MO, a dedicated husband, father, grandfather great grandfather, uncle and friend, passed away peacefully on October 4, 2022.
Steven was born to Frank & Violet Metts in Nashville, Arkansas on November 24, 1938. He proudly served in the United States Army from 1961 to 1963. Steven started his career at United Parcel Service in 1959 and worked there his entire career until he retired in 1995. He was a very dedicated worker and made many friends there. He met Linda M. Kleinheider in 1966, and they married on September 14, 1968. Their family started growing in 1969 with the birth of Lisa; Robert “Bob” was born in 1971, Christopher in 1978, and David in 1982. Steven loved to grill outside, spend time with friends and family, and watch his Kansas City Royals play, when he wasn’t working.
Steven leaves behind his wife of 54 years; Linda, their children, Lisa Hayward (Rick), Robert “Bob” Metts, Chris Metts (Pam), and David Metts. Six grandchildren, one great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews.
Steven will be laid to rest with close family present. Arrangements have been entrusted to Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs. Memories of Steven and words of comfort for his family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.