John Burton Steen, Jr. of Marietta, 84, passed away surrounded by his family on March 26, 2013. A Visitation will be held at First Presbyterian Church, Marietta, GA, on Monday, April 1, 2013 at 2pm, with a Memorial Services at 3pm. Rev. Denise Beltzner will officiate. He will be laid to rest with his beloved mother Marion Richardson at St. John¹s Episcopal Church of Hampton, VA. Mr. Steen was the son of John Burton Steen, Sr., and Marion Richardson of Hampton, VA. He graduated as a Chemical Engineer from N.C. State in 1950. Mr. Steen was a resident of Buckhead and Marietta and was a retired executive with Monsanto Chemicals. He enjoyed local history and collegiate basketball, as well as collecting and restoring classic Jaguars. He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years Mary Ruth (Ruble) Steen of Newport, TN, daughter Marijo and husband Jim Long of Dallas, GA, John and Allyson Steen of Kennesaw, GA, his sister Thelma Taylor of Montana and 4 grandchildren. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Heart Association. John Steen was a kind and loving man who lived life to the fullest and left an indelible mark on all his pursuits.