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 Leana Fay <I>Finney</I> Steiner

Leana Fay Finney Steiner

Chadron, Dawes County, Nebraska, USA
Death 11 Apr 2016 (aged 84)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Weatherford, Custer County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 161001591 · View Source
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Leana Fay (North) Steiner, 84, of Weatherford, was born December 21, 1931 in Chadron, Nebraska to George Glenn Finney and Mayme Annabel (Carpenter) Finney and passed away Monday April 11, 2016 at St. Anne’s Nursing Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Leana was raised in Chadron and attended Chadron Prep school graduating in 1949. While attending prep school, Leana worked at Schultz Drug, and then became a bookkeeper while living in Chadron. Upon moving to Tacoma, WA Leana’s first child Patricia Mowery was born in March 1952. In Nov 1953, Leana married Billy L North of Weatherford, OK. After Mike was born in Nov 1954, military duties took them to Japan where Joe was born in Sep 1957. After two years of international living, she returned to the US to San Antonio, TX and ultimately Weatherford, OK. Once in Weatherford she returned to banking and eventually took a position as bookkeeper for the Farmers COOP of Weatherford, Corn and Colony.

On April 22, 1966 she married William (Bill) Steiner and later adopted Mitchell Ray Steiner. During 45 years of marriage they enjoyed dancing, road trips and many cruises with friends and family, and retired in 1995 after 29 years at the Farmers COOP. As members of Emmanuel Baptist Church they gained many close friends and participated in many activities. Memorials may be made to Emmanuel Baptist Church Building Fund.

Surviving Leana include daughter Patricia Mowery and Doug Walsh of Parker ,CO; son Mike North and wife Marilyn Flinchum of Piedmont, OK; son Joe North and Julie North of Genesee, CO; son Mitchell Steiner of Spokane, WA. Grandchildren Lilly Rutter, Ryan & Micah North Marshall, Jared North, Daniela & Naomi Flinchum-Vasquez, Kylie North, Kayci North, Alison North, Austin Steiner, Riley Steiner. Great-grandchildren Keevan Marshall and Noah Vasquez. Sister Bonita Brown of Scottsbluff, NE.

She was preceded in death by husband William Dean Steiner, parents Mayme and Glenn Finney, brothers Jack Finney, Bill Finney, and sister Carol Fiorini.

Funeral services will be held Saturday April 16, 2016 10:00 A.M. at Emmanuel Baptist Church with Scott Hume officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.




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