Paul R. Stead, 77, of Steubenville, Ohio passed away Monday, December 9, 2019 at Allegheny General Hospital.
He was born October 18, 1942 in Steubenville, the son of the late Paul F. and Mary J. Kasper Stead.
An Ohio Valley businessman for over 40 years, Paul started his career managing The Hub Salon, then going on to owning several others. His greatest joy in life was serving God’s people, pastoring Holy Ghost & Fire Ministries and Christ Healing Center.
Paul worked in the five-fold ministry as pastor, teacher, apostle and prophet. Nothing brought him greater joy than to see his people step out into the ministry for God.
Paul is survived by his wife, Mary T. Remp Stead; four sons, Jon (Laurie), Marc (Megan), Shawn and Jonathan D. Stead; daughter, Shanlie Stead; granddaughters, Jenna Stead Koniski and Sara Stead; and his canine companions, Lazer & Vella and late Petey.
Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Road, Wintersville, Ohio on Thursday 2-6 p.m., where services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday. Burial at Union Cemetery.