Neil A. Long, 65, passed away Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at the Deaconess Hospital in Evansville.

Born Jan. 19, 1945 in Vincennes, he was the son of Roy and  Hazel Rose Long.

He was a member of St. John Catholic Church and was president and owner of Steel Fabricating Industries and had been in steel manufacturing since 1976.

Survivors include his wife, Sharon Titzer Long; his children, Jill (Kent) of Bruceville, Shannon (Monnette) Long of Haubstadt, Kelly Long of Bruceville, Ashley (Nevin) Long of Evansville;  sisters, Gayle (John) Lee of Princeton Patsy Stark of Bruceville, Janie (Doug) Sanders of Spencer; and nine grandchildren,

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday April 12, 2010 at St. John Catholic Church with Father David Fleck and Fathger Jason Gries officiating.

Visitation was 2-9 p.m. p.m. Sunday at Duesterberg-Fredrick Funeral Home.