Stephen R. Schumey, 59, loving husband, father, grandfather, friend and colleague passed away suddenly, July 13, 2015. Steve loved life and lived it fully. He will be sadly missed by everyone who knew him. An avid sportsman, he was always active, golfing, fishing, traveling and spending time with family brought the greatest joy. In addition to his wife and love of his life, Lois (O’Connell) Schumey with whom he shared the last 44 years, 39 of them married, Steve is also survived by his son, Matthew and partner Jenn Arenas; his daughter, Tricia Sinclair and her husband Ray and their daughter, Cadence and his new grandchild soon to arrive. Steve is also survived by his brother, Kurt Schumey and his wife Vicky; his sister, Ilsa Graf and her husband Richard; his sister, Ellen Schumey and her wife Shea; his sister, Alida Pelletier and her husband Claude; as well as many nieces, nephews relatives and friends who will miss his warmth, humor, integrity and compassion for others. His light will now shine in all who knew him. He is predeceased by his parents Ralph K. and Aida (Alvarez) Schumey and nephew Richard Graf. Relatives and friends are welcome to join the family from 4-7. Thurs., July 16, 2015 at the Burke-Fortin Funeral Home, 76 Prospect Street, Rockville. Funeral Services and Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to Make –A-Wish Foundation 126 Monroe Turnpike, Trumbull, CT 06611.