Betty Lou Stedem, 77, of Fayette, formerly of Marshall, died Monday, May 21, 2012, at Fayette Caring Center.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 24, 2012, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall, with Fr. Kevin Gormley officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials may be made to St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born July 9, 1934, in Marshall, she was the daughter of the late Henry F. Stedem and Rosina Kruse Stedem. She was a graduate of Mercy Academy in Marshall and a member of St. Peter Catholic Church. She had lived in Fayette the last 30 years.
Survivors include five sisters and three brothers, Mary Hogan of Hiwasse, Ark., Eddie Stedem of Marshall, Fran Durnil of St. Charles, Bill Stedem of Lee's Summit, Jim Stedem of Marshall, Margie Riggins of Marshall, Donna Henning of Marshall and Sherry Sullivant of Shawnee Mission, Kan.; and numerous nieces and nephews.