Stephen Lee Bex, 66, of Bloomington, passed away unexpectedly on Friday March 29, 2019 at his residence. Stephen was born January 24, 1953 in Bloomington, IN and was the son of the late Hubert and Margaret (Porter) Bex.
Stephen retired almost a year ago from Curry Auto Center where he had worked 14 years in the Body Shop. He had previously worked for Mitch's Body Shop and Wilbur's Body Shop. Stephen enjoyed archery, loved to hunt and cook and enjoyed riding motorcycles and working on cars.
Stephen is survived by his wife, Janet (Janson) Bex; son, Steven Bex; 2 grandchildren, Chyote Bex and Shamen Bex; 3 great grandsons, Tommy Bex, Hunter Erdmann, and Elias Erdmann; 2 sisters, Bobbie Jo Bex and Vonda Ryan; mother-in-law Eleanor Janson; sister-in-law, Jennifer Janson-Rizzo; brothers-in-law Jeff and Joseph Janson; nephew, Nolin Rizzo; niece, Lane Bennett; and great niece, Lyric.
Stephen was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents; daughter-in-law, Jennifer Bex; and brother-in-law, Joe Ryan.
Visitation for Stephen will be on Thursday, April 4, 2019 from 4-8 pm at The Funeral Chapel of Powell and Deckard, 3000 E. Third St. Bloomington and on Friday, April 5, 2019 from 10:00 am until service time.
Services will be 11:00 am Friday, April 5, 2019 at The Funeral Chapel with Pastor Les Rovenstine officiating. Burial will follow at Clear Creek Cemetery.
Memories of Stephen and condolences to his family may be given at www.thefuneralchapel.net