Frances Steig (1939 - 2018)

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STEIG, FRANCES, age 78 passed away January 4, 2018. She was born in Baltimore MD on March 21, 1939. Frances married her husband James on June 5, 1960. Frances, or Frankie as she was more commonly known, was a gifted early childhood educator who created and ran programs at the Miami Youth Museum and JCC. Countless parents and children lovingly remember her for her passion to enrich kids' lives, as well as for her boundless energy. When it came to children, Frances was a "Magic Lady", receiving a Presidential Points of Light Award for her work at tent city after Hurricane Andrew. Frances is survived by her husband James, children Kenny Steig, Karen Steig Wiener, Larry Wiener and four grandchildren she was madly in love with; Jacob, Emelia, Samantha and Zach. A memorial service will be held at Lakeside Memorial Park at 10301 NW 25th Street, Miami. It will take place Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 11:30am. Shiva will follow at the Steig home at 7170 SW 118 St in Pinecrest.
Published in the Miami Herald on Jan. 7, 2018
Arrangements under the direction of:
Lakeside Memorial Park and Funeral Home
10301 NW 25th Street | Miami, FL 33172 | (305) 592-0690
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