Dorothy Steckelberg, of Sauk Rapids, formerly of Mora, died on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at her home. She was 80 years old.
FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 3rd at St. Augustine’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud.
VISITATION will be held one hour prior to the service on Friday at the church.
INTERMENT will be at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Mora.
Dorothy Steckelberg (nee Wida) passed away on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at her home in Sauk Rapids. She was 80 years old.
Dorothy was born in Buckman Township, Morrison County, Minnesota to John and Anna (Meyer) Wida. She was a 1952 graduate of Mora High School. She married Marlyn Steckelberg on May 30, 1952. They were married for 48 years until his death in 2000.
Dorothy was an avid reader and enjoyed fishing, deer hunting, playing cards, bingo and picture puzzles. She will be missed by her family and many friends. She is survived by her four sons, Mike (Phyllis); Bob (Elizabeth); Jeff (Frances); and Larry (Kay) and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother Jerome Wida, and two infant children, Barbara and Gary.
Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday, October 3rd at St. Augustine’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud. Fr. Tony Oelrich officiated. Organist was Andrew Floerke. Pallbearers were John Steckelberg, Mathew Steckelberg, Bradley Steckelberg, Aaron Steckelberg, Tim Jurek and Nick Schimming. Interment was at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Mora, Minnesota.