Obituaries: Steven Hebenstreit

Steven Hebenstreit, 34, of Bristol, passed away at his home on Monday (August 8, 2016). Steven was born in New Britain on November 2, 1981 to John and Thea (Lewis) Hebenstreit. After graduating high school, Steven held several jobs before finding his way to the Salvation Army, working at a job he loved, always ready to help. When he wasn’t working he dedicated his heart and soul to his son, Jeremy, who meant the world and more to him. In addition to his parents and son, Steven was survived by his maternal grandmother: Lorraine Lewis, New Britain; brother and sister-in-law: Adam and Melissa Hebenstreit, Bristol; nephew and niece: Alexander and Samantha; many aunts and uncles; and many cousins. Relatives and friends are invited to call at Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, CT 06010 on Thursday (August 11, 2016) between 5 and 8PM. Funeral services will begin at Funk Funeral Home on Friday (August 12, 2016) at 9AM with a procession to St. Matthew Church, 120 Church Ave., Forestville, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10AM. Burial will follow with a procession to St. Mary’s Cemetery, 1141 Stanley St, New Britain. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to the Salvation Army Rehabilitation Center 333 Homestead Ave., Hartford, CT 06112. Please visit Steven’s memorial website at