Stephen DeGeest married Edna Ruth Coleman while home on leave from the w.ar. After the war he went to work at the vetererns hospital in Knoxville, Iowa.
Ther children were;
- Paul Eugene b.23 oct 1920 d. 7 feb 2013 spouse Vivan Ross
- Glen Levern b 16 oct 1924 d 28 mar 2006 spouse Myra Jean Brubaker
- Duan Lowell b 5 may 1932 d 22 sep 2012 spouse Margaret Fern Douglas
- Joyce Ann b 29 jan 1935 d 1 feb 1935
- Larry Don b 4 jun 1941 d10 sep 2006 spouse Sallie Grace Plate