On May 17, 1991, Steven was born to Steven James and Tina Marie Eigsti in Goshen, Ind. He married Cheyanne Martin on April 22, 2011, in Austin, Texas.
Living most of his life in Warsaw, he graduated from Jefferson High School and worked for Madison Custom Cabinetry, Round Rock, Texas. Steven enjoyed being a tattoo artist, playing pool, hunting, fishing and camping. He also enjoyed electronics, music including writing music and rapping, and was also a weapons enthusiast. He enjoyed spending time with his family and especially with his “shining star,” his daughter. Steven was a member of APA Pool League, Austin, Texas and the NRA.
He is survived by his wife: Cheyanne Eigsti, Warsaw; his mother: Tina Marie Eigsti (Frank) Molina, Austin, Texas; his father: Steven James (Angela) Eigsti, Sterling, Ill.; his brother: Brandon (Jessica) Eigsti, Warsaw; two sisters: Ambre (Zack) Clindaniel, Dallas, Texas; and Jessica M. Eigsti, Rock Falls, Ill.; maternal grandparents: Brenda (John) Owens, and Craig Carlson; paternal grandparents: Lester and Gloria Eigsti; maternal great-grandparents: Jim and Wilma Tobey; four nieces: Madison, Kendall, Brianna and Hailee; two nephews: Coltyn and Ashton.
Steven was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather: Adron B. Owens; and his aunt: Tracy Dawn Shepherd.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 12, at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Friday, July 13, at the funeral home with Jim Eigsti officiating. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw.
The family requests memorial contributions are to be made to the Sophia Marie Eigsti Education Fund, C/o Ambre Clindaniel.