Don Lee Steuck
June 4,1934-June 25,2015
Donald Lee Steuck, 81, passed away June 25, 2015. Don was born June 4, 1934 in Rich Hill, MO, raised in Papinsville, son of the late Fritz and Katie (Doepel) Steuck. He married Kessie Joan Shelton in the state of Washington on July 13, 1957. Don was a veteran of the United States Navy. After the service, he drove a truck over the road. Later in life, he became City Marshal of Rich Hill for 13 years.
He is survived by 3 daughters: Renea (Jack) Westerhold, Metz, MO; Janie Tourtiliott, Nevada, MO; and Patricia (Tom) Pilcher, Rich Hill, MO.; 5 grandkids: Kessie Dawn (Justin) Heckadon, Jared Westerhold, Joshua (Kelsey) Westerhold, Tyler Gill, Kimberly Pilcher; 3 great granddaughters: Bailey, Brooke and Megan Heckadon; 1 great grandson, Marshall Westerhold; one sister, Elsie Klinksick, Papinsville, MO and one brother Junior (J.F.)(Dorthy) Steuck, Rich Hill, MO.
Don was preceded in death by his wife Kessie, 2 brothers, Robert and Walter Steuck, one sister, Lorene Kline.
Don participated in as many rodeos as he could. His favorite event was bull riding. He also enjoyed spending time with his family. He was a member of the American Legion.