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Frances Olive Aten Steepleton
Birth: Feb. 2, 1912
McDonough County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1986
Cedar Rapids
Linn County
Iowa, USA


Frances O. (Aten) Steepleton, 74, a resident of Northbrook Manor Care Center, formerly of 3109 Sue Lane NW, died Wednesday in St. Luke's Hospital after a long illness.

Born Feb. 2, 1912, at Bardolph, Ill. she married Mahlon Steepleton on June 1, 1930, at Bushnell, Ill. He died in 1976. Mrs. Steepleton was a member of St. Jude's Catholic Church and the Altar and Rosary Society.

Survivors include five sons, James and Gerald, both of Cedar Rapids, Stephen of Marion, Joseph of Dubuque and Patrick of Santa Rosa, Calif.; six daughters, Joyce Peachee of Waterloo, Julie Wilson, Carolyn Curtis, Joan Fox, and Janet Metz, all of Cedar Rapids, and Mary Roemig of Palo; a sister, Bessie Crawford of Bushnell, Ill.; 34 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Services: 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Jude's Catholic Church, by the Rev. Eugene Kutsch. Burial: Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m. today and from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Teahan Funeral Home, where the rosary will be recited at 7 tonight. A memorial fund has been established for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Iowa Chapter, 8033 University Blvd., Des Moines 50311.

- Published in the Cedar Rapids Gazette Nov. 14, 1986
Family links: 
  Ross Aten (1874 - 1953)
  Clara Belle Wilson Aten (1877 - 1947)
  Mahlon James Emerson Steepleton (1910 - 1976)*
  Joyce Marlene Steepleton Peachee (1931 - 2005)*
  James Mahlon Steepleton (1938 - 2012)*
  John Michael Steepleton (1944 - 1944)*
  Stephen Jon Steepleton (1952 - 2002)*
  Earl E Aten (1895 - 1900)*
  Alta Marie Aten Thompson (1897 - 1979)*
  Lela Fern Aten Rich (1898 - 1973)*
  Cecil Verne Aten (1902 - 1957)*
  Bessie Florene Aten Crawford (1905 - 1990)*
  Donald Dale Aten (1908 - 1981)*
  Frances Olive Aten Steepleton (1912 - 1986)
  Rex Wilson Aten (1918 - 1921)*
*Calculated relationship
Cedar Memorial Park
Cedar Rapids
Linn County
Iowa, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 42.02211, -91.63558
Maintained by: Lance W
Originally Created by: Patrick Steepleton
Record added: Jun 11, 2011
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Frances Olive <i>Aten</i> Steepleton
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Happy Mothers Day to the best mom a kid could have.
- Patrick Steepleton
 Added: May. 13, 2012
Wish we could talk!Miss you! Love always!
- Janet
 Added: Jun. 18, 2011
I carry your memory with me always.
- Mary Roemig
 Added: Jun. 12, 2011
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