Steeleheart attended Further Confusion quite often, and uploaded photos of the convention to his personal website called "Furry Haven".
In October of 2013, Steeleheart was diagnosed with Stage IV colon cancer which had metastasized into his liver. Though Steeleheart had said his condition was "going good" in late 2015, he passed away in January of 2016.
- Steeleheart on LiveJournal. Retrieved February 13, 2017.
- https://www.gofundme.com/steeleheart - Retrieved February 13, 2017.
- "About Steele & Furry Haven" - Furry Haven. Retrieved February 13, 2017.
- "Update (?)" - LiveJournal entry by Steeleheart dated August 3, 2015. Retrieved February 3, 2017.