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Leona Irene (Olsen) Stevens
Leona Irene (Olsen) Stevens, 84, St. Joseph, Missouri passed away Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Mosaic Life Care.
She was born December 11, 1932 to Leroy and Berna (Kalstrup) Olsen in Missouri Valley, Iowa.
She married Harold R. Stevens on March 28, 1953. He preceded her in death after 55 years of marriage on August 29, 2008.
She earned her nursing degree at University of Iowa.
Leona was a voracious reader and loved crossword puzzles.
Mrs. Stevens was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; sons, Thad and Damon Stevens; and sister, Thea Irwin.
Survivors include her daughter, Pamela Stevens (Gerald Bagg), Santa Monica, California; sons, Harold Ross Stevens, II and Joel Stevens; grandchildren, Miles Feinberg, Margo Feinberg, Nicole Salierno (Rob) and Jacqueline Deay (Dwight); great granddaughter, Ophelia Salierno; siblings, Paul Olsen, Joan Clausen (William), Harold Olsen (Suzie) and Karen Ghezzi (Joseph); and numerous nieces and nephews.
Farewell Services 10:00 A.M. Saturday, St. Paul Lutheran Church. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will gather with friends 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.
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