Obituary Record

Donald W Steiner
Died on 12/25/2014


Posted on line: Monday, December 29, 2014; Published in the Pilot Tribune, Tuesday, December 30, 2014

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Donald W. Steiner, 65

Donald W. Steiner, 65, died peacefully Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014, at his home in Blair.

Private family services will be at Campbell-Aman Funeral Home in Blair. Burial will be at a later date.

Donald Steiner was born June 12, 1949, in Omaha, to Laverne and Phyllis (Opitz) Steiner.

He served honorably in the United States Army and was a recipient of the Purple Heart.

He was a lifetime member of VFW Post 2503 in Omaha and served with the color guard for 22 years.

Donald was employed with UPS as a regional manager for 27 years.

In 2002, he was united in marriage to Sherri Freel.

After his retirement, Donald moved to Yankton, S.D., and had recently moved back to Blair.

He is survived by his wife, Sherri Steiner of Blair; father Laverne Steiner; children: Pete (Allissa) Steiner of Wahoo, Sally Steiner of Omaha, Frank Steiner of Omaha, Amanda (Matt) Willimack of DeWitt, Iowa, Chris (Brent) Wieck of Omaha, Cherri (Mike) Yost of Blair, Charlotte (Aaron) Bartsch of Wichita, Kan., Candi (Rick) Milone of Omaha and Carolyn (Joe) Smith of Glenwood, Iowa; 17 grandchildren; brothers and sisters: Barb Steiner of Omaha, John Steiner of Plentywood, Mont., Lois (Craig) Kipples of Albuquerque, N.M., and Gary (Melissa) Steiner of Omaha; brother- and sisters-in-law Steve (Pat) Freel of Oregon and Deanna Freel of Omaha.

Donald was preceded in death by his mother, Phyllis Steiner; and wife Peggy (O’Connor) Steiner.

Memorials may be directed to the Yankton Pink Ladies, benefiting families battling cancer.

Omaha World Herald 29 Dec 2014

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Steiner, Donald W. Age 65 - Dec 25, 2014 Died peacefully at his home in Blair. He is survived by his wife, Sherri Steiner, Blair; father, Laverne Steiner; children, Pete (Allissa) Steiner, Wahoo, Sally Steiner, Frank Steiner, both of Omaha, Amanda (Matt) Willimack, DeWitt, IA, Chris (Brent) Wieck, Omaha, Cherri (Mike) Yost, Blair, Charlotte (Aaron) Bartsch, Wichita, KS, Candi (Rick) Milone, Omaha, Carolyn (Joe) Smith, Glenwood, IA; 17 grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Barb Steiner, Omaha, John Steiner, Plentywood, MT, Lois (Craig) Kipples, Albuquerque, NM, Gary (Melissa) Steiner, Omaha; brother and sister-in-law, Steve (Pat) Freel of Oregon, Deanna Freel, Omaha. Donald was preceded in death by his mother Phyllis Steiner and wife Peggy (O'Connor) Steiner. Private Family Services will be held at Campbell Aman Funeral Home, Blair. Burial will be held at a later date. Memorials may be directed to The Yankton Pink Ladies, benefiting families battling Cancer. CAMPBELL-AMAN FUNERAL HOME 444 S. 17th Blair, NE 402-426-2191

~~~ Obituary courtesy of the Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair Public Library at Blair, Nebraska.~~~

Printed in the Washington County Pilot-Tribune on 12/30/2014