Of Almonte, Ontario, formerly of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

March 12, 1975 – April 4, 2017

Peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 at the age of 42.  Loving best friend of Tracy O’Connell. Beloved son of Serge and Suzanne Coutu. Dear brother of Sylvain. Special brother-in-law of Patricia O’Connell and Benjie Sonnenburg. Cherished uncle of Christine and Kyle. Steve will also be missed by many extended family and friends, and his colleagues of KANTEC in Kanata where he was a proud and dedicated employee.

A Celebration of Steve’s Life will be held at the Almonte Legion, Branch 240, 100 Bridge St., Almonte on Friday, April 7th, 2017 from 2 to 6 p.m. with Words of Remembrance at 3 p.m.

Steve endured his cancer with dignity and strength. The family would like to thank all the medical staff for their compassionate care and support. Online condolences can be made at