Resident of Discovery Bay – Entered into rest on April 10, 2011 in Knightsen, CA at the age of 42. Lovey to Nicole Fore. Devoted father to Christopher and Dustin. Loving son to Mariam Lavelle-Vance and her husband Ray. Beloved brother of Bobby and Michael Lavelle, Tammy Lavelle-Adams, step-sisters and brother. Cherished grandson of Freida Gatlin. Also survived by many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews. Born December 24, 1968 in Inglewood, CA, Steven was a longtime resident of Fremont. He was an avid Oakland Raider fan and Harley Davidson enthusiast. He loved to play softball especially with the “Huddle” team. He loved being a daddy to his two sons. He loved his dogs Bubba and Mar-Mar. Visitation will be held on Friday, April 15, 4-8pm with the funeral service at 6pm at Fremont Memorial Chapel, 3723 Peralta Blvd., Fremont, CA 94536.