Steven “Steve” Folden

By | March 15, 2022

Steven Arthur “Steve” Folden, age 69, of Wellston, passed away Sunday, March 13, 2022, at his home. He was born October 28, 1952, in Gallipolis, Ohio, son of the late Clarence Leonard Folden and Frances Nadine Palone Folden. Steve was formerly employed as a janitor for Hope Haven School. He was an avid outdoorsman who especially enjoyed hunting, fishing and searching for arrowheads.

Steve is survived by his wife, Karen S. Young Folden; daughter, Terry Kyle of Ray; sisters: Debbie Brown of Hamden and Kathy Sickles of Coalton; along with several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Besides his parents, Steve was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Belinda Sue Folden.

In keeping with Steve’s wishes, his body was cremated. Arrangements are under the direction of the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Online condolences can be sent to the family at