John Stephen ‘Steve’ Mortel

John Stephen “Steve” Mortel was born April 5, 1947, and passed away on Nov. 14, 2018, after a prolonged illness.

He is survived by wife Sandra; daughter Jennifer Sherpa (Michael) and grandchildren Rebecca and Marshall; nephews Jim and Phyllis Roberts; longtime friends Robert and Virginia Piroli and numerous other friends.

He was an electrician, a lineman and a maintenance journeyman. He was retired from Searles Valley Minerals. He loved fishing, boating, card games and traveling. He was a loving and generous man.

No services will be held at this time. Cards or well wishes may be sent to Sandy Mortel 3503 Tundra Swan, Las Vegas, NV 89122.

— Submitted by the family of Steve Mortel

Story First Published: 2018-11-21