Stephen Charles Bellock

A celebration of the life of Steve Bellock, 63-year-old Buffalo resident who passed away suddenly Jan. 15 at his home in Buffalo was held Jan. 23 at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Pastor Don Paulson officiating. A private family interment will be held at a later date. Donations in Steve’s memory may be made to the Veteran’s Home of Wyoming in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo. Online condolences may be made at www.harnessfuneralhome.com

Stephen Charles Bellock was born on Oct. 1, 1956 in Chicago to Harry and Bessie Bellock. He grew up and went to school in Lombard, Illinois and graduated Glenbard East High School with the class of 1974. At Glenbard High he was active in basketball, football and baseball and played softball for many years after high school. Steve grew up in the carpentry trade and continued as a carpenter for the rest of his life. He was married on Aug. 29, 1977 in Cicero, Illinois to Suzanne Liebke, and they made their home in various towns in Illinois. In 1992 they moved to Wisconsin and in 2011 he retired, and they moved to Buffalo where they lived until his death.

Steve was an avid outdoorsman and loved hunting, fishing and camping in the Bighorn Mountains. His passion was spending time with family.

He is survived by his wife Suzanne Bellock of Buffalo; his mother Bessie Bellock of Illinois; three sons, Robert Bellock of Buffalo, Stephen Bellock and his wife Ania and Shaun Bellock and his wife Nicole all of Wisconsin; one daughter Sharon Bellock also of Wisconsin; four brothers, Harry Bellock and his wife Patricia, George Bellock, James Bellock and his wife Kathy and Mike Bellock and his wife Nicole all of Illinois; four sisters, Rose Johnson of Arizona; Diane Arlis and her husband Pat of Illinois, Elaine Simkowski of Wisconsin and Jeanne Frabasilio of Arizona and five grandchildren, Caitlyn, Vincent, Joseph, Aliya, and Amara. He was preceded in death by his father and one infant daughter.