Steven Lee Dalton, 60, of Boardman, OR, formerly of La Grande and Baker City, passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019 at his residence. A Celebration of Life will be held at Loveland Funeral Chapel on Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 1:00pm. Casual Dress is preferred by the family. A reception will be held at Riverside Park after the service.
Steven was born on October 3, 1958 in La Grande, OR to James and Marguerite (Lambert) Dalton. Steven resided in Union and Baker Counties. He attended La Grande and Baker High Schools. He married Joanie Busey on August 11, 2012.
Steven was employed with Miller Lumber & Truss. His passion was being a Chef. He was a Pastry Chef and was trained at Le Cordon Bleu in Portland. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, photography, woodworking crafts and was a self-taught artist.
Steven is survived by his wife, Joanie; parents, Bud and Sue Frashier; brothers, Jack Dalton (Deana) Grandview, WA, Dean Lambert, Eugene, OR, Tom Dalton (Albertina) of Hermiston, OR, Don Frashier (Kim) of Boise, ID; sisters, Karen Dalton-Smith (James) of Hermiston, OR and Tina Kassel, of Mesquite, NV; many aunts and uncles and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, James Dalton; brothers, Donald Dalton, Joe Dalton and sister Beverly Dalton.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Make a Wish Foundation, 2000 SW 1st Avenue, Suite 410, Portland, OR 97201, or oregon.wish.org.