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F.R. "Dick" Steury

F.R. "Dick" Steury, 87, of Springfield, passed away March 10, 2014 in his home.

Dick was born May 10, 1926 in Springfield, Missouri to Fred W. and Grace Steury.

Dick retired after 33 years from Campbell 66 and was a proud member of Teamsters Local #245. He was a member of The Gate of the Temple Masonic Lodge and the Queen City Chapter #226 Eastern Star. He had been a Freemason for 61 years. Dick was an avid golfer. He had been a member of Greene Hills Country Club for 38 years and had scored four hole in ones and had a lifetime low score of 64. He was a lifetime fisherman who was known as "Mr. Crappie" at Bull Shoals Lake for over forty years. Dick was a member of the East Sunshine Church of Christ and was devoted to all of his families sporting events.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister Mildred Steury and two brothers Robert and David Steury.

Dick is survived by his wife of 67 years Alice; two children Sherry Yates and Fred Steury; three grandchildren Kevin Sweckard, Kris Sweckard and Anna Gintz; six great-grandchildren; Jacob, Adam, Jack, Kade, Marley and Jude.

Four living generations will miss his love and guidance daily.

Services for Dick will be at 10:00 A.M. Thursday, March 13, 2014 at Greenlawn Funeral Home East with interment at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, March 12, 2014 in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Fairhaven Children's Home 3132 North Fairhaven Lane Strafford, Missouri 65757


Published in the News-Leader from Mar. 12 to Mar. 14, 2014
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