C. Marian Steedman, 97, Franklin, Ind., died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, at Franklin United Methodist Community. She was born June 4, 1915, in Dodge City, Kan., to Rev. Oscar and Clara (Price) Matthew.
She is survived by two sons, Donald L. Steedman of Covington, Ky., and Richard B. (Barb) Steedman of Evansville; 7 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; one sister, Evalyn Overin; one brother, Lowell Matthew; and a daughter-in-law, Kathy Steedman.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Rev. Garfield G. Steedman; one son, Robert W. "Rob" Steedman; three brothers, Lloyd Matthew, Lynn "Bill" Matthew, and Lyle Matthew; and three sisters, Susie Love, Loreen Farkas, and Verlea Ray McKee.
A Celebration of Life service was held at 1:30 pm Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at Franklin United Methodist Community, Wright Chapel, in Franklin with Rev. Andy Kinsey officiating. A committal service and burial will follow at Brookside Cemetery, Lapel, with Rev. Justin Fisher officiating.
Visitation was from noon to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at Franklin United Methodist Community, Wright Chapel, 1070 West Jefferson Street, Franklin.
Memorial contributions may be made to the United Methodist Committee on Overseas Relief, c/o Grace United Methodist Church, 1300 East Adams, Franklin, Indiana 46131.
Online condolences: www.hersbergerfuneralhome.com