Steven Hersey, age 58, resident of Milford and beloved companion of Susan Morrissey, passed away on September 1, 2014. Son of the late Paul and Betty Hersey, he was born on August 26, 1956 in Houlton, Maine. Steven enjoyed fishing, bowling, and spending time playing with his grandchildren. He was an avid fan of the New England Patriots, the Boston Red Sox, and UConn sports. In addition to Susan, Steven is survived by his step-children Colleen Beirne (Thomas) and Christine Morrissey, and his step-grandchildren, Thomas and Collin Beirne and Samantha Morrissey. He is also survived by his siblings, Kathy Brown, Paula Reynolds (Steve), Connie Sturgeon, Sandy Hallet (Kevin), Peggy Prest, Jeff Hersey, and Vaughn Hersey (Jos\u00e9), as well as many loving nieces and nephews. A prayer service will be held on Saturday, September 6th at 10:00 a.m. at Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad Street, Milford CT 06460 with internment to follow at East Lawn Cemetery, 58 River Street, East Haven CT 06512. Friends and family may call on Friday, September 5th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Cody-White Funeral Home. To leave online condolences please visit our website at www.codywhitefuneralservice.com.