Obituary: Mary Beth Steele
A memorial service for Mary Beth Steele, 54, Golden, Colo., was Saturday, Oct. 2, 2004, in Wheat Ridge, Colo. Burial was in Olinger Crown Hill Cemetery, Wheat Ridge.
Ms. Steele died Sept. 27, 2004, in Lakewood, Colo. She was born Nov. 13, 1949, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of August John and Irene Marie Miller.
She was a 1967 graduate of Tonganoxie High School. She lived north of Tonganoxie with her family.
She attended Red Rocks Community College in Denver.
Ms. Steele was an accountant for Rexel Inc. She previously had worked for Jolly Rancher Candies and Ryder Truck Rental.
She had walked in the Bolder Boulder (Colo.) 10K from 2000 through 2004, and in the 2003 Georgetown Half Marathon.
Survivors include a sister, Patricia Wheeler, Arvada, Colo. She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Charles.
The family suggests memorial contributions to the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless or to Sacred Heart Church of Tonganoxie's Building Fund.