Steven C. Woods, 53, of Hillsboro, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019 at The Laurels of Hillsboro with his family and friends by his side.

He was born Aug. 30, 1965 in Indianapolis, Ind., the son of the Jean Paul and Mary Ellen Clark Woods.

Steve was the owner and operator of Woods Construction and was a member of the BPOE Lodge 361. He was a 1983 graduate of Hillsboro High School, where he had been active in football and baseball.

He is survived by his mother, Mary Ellen Woods of Hillsboro; three sisters, Ellen Woods Butcher of Hillsboro, Gayla (Rene) Osterberger of Forest Park and Debra (Charles) Wallingford of Hillsboro; two brothers, Tyler (Jennifer) Woods of Maineville and Marc Woods of Erlanger, Ky.; 12 nieces and nephews, Nicole Lowe, Scott Butcher, Courtney Vail, Jessica Keller, Christopher Wallingford, Cari Sharp, Casi Wallingford, Nicholas Woods, Zachary Woods, Brittany Disalvo, Madison Woods (God Daughter) and Jacob “J.P.” Woods; 20 great- nieces and nephews; former wife, Nancy Woods of Wilmington; special friend, Sonya Limbacher; and devoted friend, Tim Hagan of Hillsboro.

Steve was preceded in death by his father, Jean Paul Woods; maternal grandparents, Ishmael and Rosa Clark; paternal grandparents, Charles and Grace Woods; and nephew-in-law, Scott Lowe.

Services will be 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15 at the Hillsboro Free Will Baptist Church, 6360 U.S. 50, Hillsboro. Pastor Richard Burns and Steven Strelecky will officiate.

Burial will follow on Wednesday in the Maineville Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 3-7 p.m. at the Hillsboro Free Will Baptist Church.

Memorials may be made to Community Care Hospice, P.O. Box 123, Wilmington 45177 or to The Laurels of Hillsboro, 175 Chillicothe Avenue, Hillsboro 45133.

The Turner & Son Funeral Home is serving the family. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting