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Steven Lynn Rennaker

June 11, 1967 – Jan. 23, 2022. 

Steven Lynn Rennaker, Sr,, 54, passed away Jan. 23, 2022. 

He was born June 11, 1967 in Springfield, Ohio to the late Harold Delee Rennaker, Sr. and Dorothy Dot (Niverson) Rennaker.

Mr. Rennaker was a contractor and came to Sarasota 3 years ago from Fort Wayne, Ind.  He enjoyed building things, remodeling houses, fixing cars, reading and watching crime shows.

Survivors include his wife, Cheryl; daughters Samantha (Aiden) Baldwin, Melissa (Trevor) Spinola, Kaytlynn Rennaker and Alicia Shanks; son Steven Rennaker, Jr; sisters, Martha Rennaker (Mark Johansen) and Dorinda (David) McKenzie; brother, Jimmy (Renee Percy) Rennaker; grandchildren Lucas, Elaina Marie, Johanna, Raiden and Elliott. 

In addition to his parents, Mr. Rennaker was predeceased by his brother Harold Rennaker, Jr.; niece Paula Wood; and nephew Joel Rennaker.

Mr. Rennaker loved his wife very much and they took care of each other for years.  Memories and condolences may be left online at www.MFHcares.com.