Stephen “Steve” W. Fakes, 66, of Waterloo passed away at his home on Tuesday, July 23, 2019.Stephen was born on December 2, 1952 in Columbus to Raymond and Margaret “Peggy” (Donner) Fakes. Steve enjoyed the outdoors hunting and fishing. After retiring as an electrician he loved to mow grass for several business and houses in Waterloo. He will be missed by his two children: daughter; Jenny (Tony) Kolb and son; Tyler Fakes, brothers and sister; Charlie, John, Dave, Annie and Mike, along with four grandchildren; Andrew, Caleb, Lexi and Haley and three great-great grandchildren. Stephen is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.Stephen was preceded in death by his parents.A private memorial service will take place.