Marcia Jane Steiner(1934 ~ 2013)

Marcia Jane Steiner 1934 ~ 2013 Marcia Steiner, 78, of Bakersfield, who left us February 1, 2013, was born to Roland and Bernice Schuetz on April 11, 1934, in Sabetha, KS. Her family moved to Bakersfield in 1939, and she remained there throughout her life. Marcia graduated from Garces High School in 1952 and went on to study at UC Berkeley. She married her high school sweetheart, Patrick Michael Steiner, in 1955. After raising her children, Marcia embarked on a career at Central School for 28 years. She enjoyed her job and fellow staff. She loved dancing, reading, shopping for antiques, and most importantly, spending time with her family. She also treasured lifelong relationships that began in junior high and continued until her passing. Marcia was preceded in death by her parents, Roland and Bernice; her sister, Karen Breusing; and husband, Patrick. She is survived by her children, Michael Todd (Carol) of Santa Clarita, Timothy Jon of Anaheim, and Kristen (Mark Millner) of Medford, OR; her grandchildren, Bryan Steiner and Hannah and Hayden Millner; nephew, Curt Breusing of Anaheim; and grandniece, Ashley. Catholic funeral rites will be held on Friday, February 8, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. at St. Francis of Assisi, 900 H Street. Monsignor Craig Harrison will officiate. Burial will follow at Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution to in Marcia's name. For condolences please visit Greenlawn Mortuary

Published in Bakersfield Californian on Feb. 5, 2013