Stephen Joseph Schlageter, 76, of Durango, Colorado, died 8/18/2021, at his home, Born 11/17/1944. A service will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, August 28, 2021 at Hood Mortuary Chapel, Durango, Colorado. He was a deputy at the La Plata County Jail, served in the U.S. Navy and has been actively involved in the Kiwanis Club of Durango, having served at past Lt. Governor and past President. His passion for helping children through Kiwanis drove the Child ID Program. Survived by his daughter, Trish (Jeff) Wagner, grandson: Keagan Hutchens; brother: Geno (Lucilla) Schlageter. In lieu of flowers, donate to the Kiwanis Club of Durango.