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Obituaries

Obituaries

Harold H. Steffen 1912 - 2006 Leavenworth

Services for Harold H. Steffen, 93, Leavenworth, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Tonganoxie Christian Church. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Leavenworth.Mr. Steffen died Friday, January 20, 2006, at his home.He was born Dec. 30, 1912, in Hartington, Neb., the son of Carl and Hannah Soehner Steffen.He was a member of the U.S. Army and served during World War II. He was a member of Tonganoxie Christian Church, the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Leavenworth American Legion.Mr. Steffen retired from Associated Transport after working as a truck driver. He also farmed.He married Gladys Frerichs on Jan. 29, 1944, in St. Louis. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include two sons, John, Topeka, and Dennie, Leavenworth; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.The family will greet friends one hour before the funeral service at the church.The family suggests memorials to Tonganoxie Christian Church or Hospice of Leavenworth, sent in care of the Quisenberry Funeral Home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086.Online condolences may be sent to <a href="http://www.quisenberryfh.com">www.quisenberryfh.com</a>.