Stephen J Orton, a successful owner and contractor of a concrete business, passed away on June 25th, 2023 in Miami Florida. He was born on September 15th, 1958, in Ft Lauderdale, Florida. Stephen is survived by his loving wife Cynthia Orton, his daughters Christina Orton and Meredith Kraeling (Jim), his son Michael Kirk (Tricia), his sister Patricia Miller (Trae), as well as eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Stephen's parents William and Nancy Orton, as well as his sister Victoria, preceded him in death. Despite these losses throughout his life, Stephen remained resilient and steadfast.
Stephen was a dedicated family man who consistently put those he loved above all else. His work allowed him to provide for his family while also doing something he loved and excelled at.
He eventually went on to start his own successful company and made a name for himself in the industry. He was known not only for the quality of his work but also for the integrity he displayed in all aspects of his life.
Those who knew Stephen will remember him as a kind-hearted man who always put others first. He will be missed dearly by all those who had the pleasure of knowing him during his lifetime.
Rest in peace Stephen J Orton - You will always be remembered fondly by those whose lives you touched with your infectious smile, unwavering kindness and generous heart.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.