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1941 - 2019

Tom Stegner
Aug. 16, 1941 - Feb. 4, 2019

Longtime Guthrie resident Tom Stegner passed away in Oklahoma City early Monday, Feb. 4, 2019.
Tom was preceded in death by his loving wife, Lee; his parents; and his brother, Don. He is survived by his son, Tim Stegner and wife Jessica; his grandsons, Forrest and Chance; his brother, Phil; and sister, Joyce.
Thomas Matthew Stegner was born in Boonville, MO Aug. 16, 1941, to James William and Thelma Lucille (Huckabay) Stegner. James was in the funeral business and owned Stegner Funeral Home. He passed away when Tom was very young. Thelma went on to marry Bill Merritt, and that union lasted close to 35 years.
Viewing will be Sunday, Feb. 10 at Bill Merritt Funeral Service, 6201 N.W. 39th Expressway, Bethany, OK 73008.
On Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, at 12 p.m., there will be a Remembrance Memorial Meal at the Woodcrest Baptist Church, 11300 S. Douglas Blvd., Guthrie, OK (on Douglas between Seward and Waterloo Rd.). Visitation with the family is invited 12-1:30 p.m. at which time Viewing will also be available. All who wish to attend are welcome.
Following the luncheon, a Funeral Service will be held in the sanctuary of the church.
A Graveside Service will follow at Summit View Cemetery, 1808 N. Pine (north of Noble), where Tom will be honored by the military and Masons.
Published in The Oklahoman on Feb. 10, 2019
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