On November 14, 1987, he married the former Jayne L. Witt in Muskegon. Steve was a self-employed electrician for over 30 years and along with his father owned Pofahl Electric. He was an avid U of M Fan and enjoyed attending football games at The Big House with his lifelong friend, Bryan Swiftney. Steve had been on a bowling league for many years and loved his yellow labs. Steve and Jayne enjoyed vacationing in Jamaica.
He is survived by his wife, Jayne L. Pofahl; 3 children, Stephanie (John) Halladay, Lauren (Clark) Baker, Logan Pofahl; 5 grandchildren, Kilee, Jayse and Brynn Halladay, Hadley and Harper Baker; 4 sisters, Mary (Lee) LeRoy, Nancy (Terry Shumate) Pofahl, Diane Pofahl, Karen (Pat) Chabot; 1 sister-in-law, Peggy (Bob) Peroutka; 1 brother-in-law, Tom (Jane) Witt; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, 1 sister, Carol Pofahl, and his in- laws, Melvin and Joyce Witt.
A Memorial Service will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at The Lee Chapel, 6291 S. Harvey St., (231) 798-1100 with Rev. Troy Hauser Brydon officiating. Visitation will be held 5-8 p.m. Tuesday. Memorial Contributions in lieu of flowers may be directed to the Susan Mast ALS Foundation or the Poppen Residence of Harbor Hospice. Sign the guestbook online at www.sytsemafh.com