Archive for Thursday, May 31, 2007

Obituary: Darryl A. Steffen


May 31, 2007

arryl Arlan Steffen, 64, Eudora, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Burial will be at Mount Calvary Cemetery in Lawrence.

Mr. Steffen died Thursday, May 24, 2007, at Clinton Lake.

He was born Nov. 29, 1942, in Bethel, the son of Clifford and Alvena Bond Steffen. He was a Eudora resident most of his life.

Mr. Steffen was in the U.S. Navy serving on the USS Esteem and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a truck driver for 32 years.

He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church.

He married Shirley Hadl on Jan. 18, 1964, in Maywood, Calif. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include a daughter, Rachael Lynn Beebe, Eudora; three sons, Leonard Todd Steffen, Louisburg, Mo., and John Michael Steffen and Gary Alvin Steffen, both of Eudora; and eight grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to the Lawrence Memorial Hospital Endowment Association-Oncology Department, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence 66044.

Online condolences may be sent at, subject: Steffen.

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