John Stephen "Steve" Ziegler 1950-2013 John Stephen "Steve" Ziegler, age 62 of Tiskilwa, passed away on Wednesday, May 08, 2013 at Kewanee Care Center in Kewanee, Il. He was born on Oct 11, 1950 in Princeton IL to Howard and Carolyn (Allen) Ziegler. He graduated from Tiskilwa High School in 1968. He joined the Army Reserve in 1969 where he served as a Staff Sergeant and Drill Instructor. John also attended the Oklahoma School of Horseshoeing. He worked as a Farrier, specialty butcher and farmer in Tiskilwa. He married Kathy Canary on July 29, 1978 in Chillicothe. She survives. He was an avid reader, was a member of the former Bureau County Sheriff's Posse and the Bradford Saddle Club. He is survived by his wife of nearly 35 years Kathy Ziegler of Tiskilwa. Also surviving are two sons Jonathan Luke Ziegler of Tiskilwa and Jacob Paul Ziegler of Peoria. Surviving as well are brothers Howard (Catherine) Ziegler of Carbondale and Craig Ziegler of Tiskilwa. He was preceded in death by his parents. Memorial Service will be this Saturday, May 18, 2013, at the Tiskilwa Community Church at 11:00 AM. Burial will be private and at a later date. Memorials may be directed to family.