Steve J. Miner


Steve J. Miner, 63, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare. Born in Rome on November 21, 1956, he was the son of the late Wilfred and Dixie (Heilig) Miner. He was a graduate of Oriskany High School. 

Steve owned and operated Steve’s Painting and Wallpaper for over 30 years. 

He used to enjoy fishing and taking his kids camping to Hinckley Reservoir and Lake Ontario. He was a fan of the NY Jets and Boston Red Sox.

He is survived by three children, Jessica Miner, Steven (Ashley “Emeril”) Miner, and Christopher Miner; his girlfriend, Joy Schneider; two brothers, Patrick and Gerald Miner; the mother of his children, Nancy Lieber; five grandchildren, Aniya, Riley, Shay “Bug”, David “Bud” and Kyle; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by a sister, Pamela Perez and a brother, Richard Miner. 

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 7 p.m. at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St., Rome. Family and friends are invited to call at the funeral home prior to the service from 4-7 p.m. 

Now that he’s arrived, Heaven’s Pearly Gates will have a fresh coat of paint. 

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