Evelyn J Steele

Steele, Evelyn J
70, passed away peacefully on May 20, 2013. Evelyn was an extraordinary wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend. Her kindness, generosity, and zest for life touched so many. She had an unique ability to connect with anyone she met, regardless of age. Her spirit lives on in those she loved and those who love her. She is survived by her brother Clare Novotny, daughter Leslie Wright (husband Mike), son Glenn Steele, 5 grandchildren, and 3 great grandchildren. Evelyn was the youngest of three children and grew up in Detroit MI until she moved to Scottsdale AZ in 1993. A gathering to celebrate her life will be held at The Downside Risk, 8989 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85253, Saturday May 25th, 1:00 - 5:00 pm. There will be a separate celebration in Michigan later this summer. In lieu of flowers, your donations in Evelyn's name will be graciously accepted at Ben's Bells Project - bensbells.org or Arizona Humane Society - azhumane.org.

Published in The Arizona Republic on May 24, 2013