Dinsmoor Stevens, Emily Jane
Born September 4, 1924 at Garden of Eden, Lucas, KS. Died March 12, 2013 at home in Omaha, NE. Preceded in death by husband, E. Wendell "Steve" Stevens; fathers, Samuel Dinsmoor, and Casey Rounkles; mother, Emilie Brozek Dinsmoor Rounkles; and sister, Patricia Rounkles Bisbee. Survived by brothers, John Dinsmoor, Rodney Rounkles, and Ramon Rounkles; children, Janet Smith, Kirk Stevens, and Jacquelyn Groves; grandchildren, Clif, Ian, Sara, Kirk II, Ryan, and Melissa; great granddaughter, Zayda; and in-laws, Larry Bisbee, Cheryl Dinsmoor, Judy Rounkles, and Sandy Rounkles. Mrs. Stevens taught music at many areas schools, retiring from Millard Public Schools. Graduate of UNL with a Masters Degree in Education and Music from UNO. Music director for St. Paul Methodist Church-Millard, choir director and organist for Pilgrim Congregational Church and Sheridan Baptist Church-Lincoln. Piano instructor in Lincoln and Omaha. Real daughter of a Union Veteran (DUV), Phi Delta Kappa UNO-Ch 0116, Kappa Delta Pi, Music Educators National Conference and Nebraska Music Educators, Nebraska Alumni Association, UNO Alumni, past President of Kappa Kappa Iota (KKI ETA), National Education Association (NEA), honorary state life member of Nebraska Congress of Parents and Teachers, honorary citizen of Boys Town 1979, and Nebraska State Education Association.
MEMORIAL SERVICE Wednesday, March 27, 2013, family 11am, friends 12:30-2:30pm, Lakeside Hills Club House, 17040 Frances Street, Omaha.
Published in Omaha World-Herald on Mar. 24, 2013