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Steven Jarchow 12/24/2021

Steven Wayne Jarchow, age 60, died on Friday, December 24, 2021 at Regions Hospital in Saint Paul, MN. He was born the son of Kevin and Kathleen Jarchow on October 16, 1961 in New Richmond, WI. He graduated from New Richmond High School, class of 1980. Following graduation, Steven served in the US Army in Fort Jackson, SC from 1980-1987. Steven ran a hobby farm outside of New Richmond and had a love for Percheron Horses. He had two horses Buck and Danny, however Danny passed away. After Danny passed away, Steven was able to find a perfect match to join the team, a horse named Hank. Steven loved to give sleigh rides with the sounds of bells and be in the parades and weddings. He had ribbons for all occasions. Steve worked for the US Postal Service for 25 years. Steven was very social and always made friends wherever he went, especially if he could talk about horses. He is preceded in death by his parents, Kevin and Kathleen. Steve will be sadly missed dearly by his horses, Buck and Hank; sister, Michelle (Patrick) Kamm; nephews, Kevin (Lacey) Kamm, Kody (Annie) Kamm, Kyle Kamm; great nieces and nephew; Nora Kamm, Greta Kamm, Dori Kamm, and Landon Kamm; and his many friends, especially Ted Orf, Dan Thelike, and Greg Boardman. A Funeral Service was held on Saturday, January 8, 2022 at 11:00AM at Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services (728 S. Knowles Ave) in New Richmond with a visitation starting at 9:00AM. Military Honors were performed by the American Legion Butler Harmon Post 80. Interment will be in St Bridget Cemetery in Stanton, WI at a later date. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services.


  • Chris Ennis Posted December 27, 2021 8:43 am

    My heart felt condolences, Steve was an amazing person!!! My prayers to his family, friends and horses.

  • Nancee Posted December 28, 2021 7:22 am

    I was shocked to hear about Steve’s passing. He was such a great guy to know. My thoughts and prayers go out to you in this time of sadness. He will be missed..

  • Sandee Posted December 28, 2021 12:23 pm

    So very sad to hear of Steve’s passing. He was a great guy! Prayers for the family!

  • Tom Posted December 29, 2021 11:24 am

    Worked with Steve the last 5 years at the USPS.Will miss his humor and great laugh,always smiling.Will keep the big wheels rolling for you brother! Sincere condolences to his entire family.

  • James Hannon Posted December 29, 2021 7:13 pm

    Steve, you were a great man. Peace to you and your Family. I enjoyed working with you as a driver at the USPS.

  • Steve and Wendi Halleen Posted December 29, 2021 7:27 pm

    We are so saddened to hear of Steve’s passing. He was such a nice person and a wonderful neighbor. My husband, Steve, has many great memories of him, from over the many years they new each other. Please accept our condolences.

  • Donna Posted December 29, 2021 8:26 pm

    I lost a dear friend and a man who touched many.

  • Deena Posted December 30, 2021 12:57 am

    Gone way too soon…

  • Scott Peters Posted January 1, 2022 9:32 am

    Steve was a great family friend, when we were little boys we always rode with our Dad’s in the milk trucks, what a special happy person, I will miss him!!!

  • Mary Cox Posted January 2, 2022 4:05 pm

    I fond memories of Steve and his family when we were kids. I remember the time I made the whole car laugh after a parade doing lamaze type breathing cause he said he was having trouble breathing.

  • Lance & Lori Larson Posted January 7, 2022 6:00 pm

    Will miss our Saturday “talks” at the cafe. The counter trash will never be the same.

  • AJ Overhouse Posted January 10, 2022 5:08 pm


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