LaRue Nielsen Bates Steiner 01/31/1924~01/31/2011

LaRue Steiner was born on January 31, 1924 in Spring City, Utah to Minnie Cristophersen and Alfred Nielsen. She died January 31, 2011. She married Claude Elmer Bates on May 8, 1951, in Spring City. Claude died October 12, 1957. She married Harry Albert Steiner on June 16, 1984. He died on June 28, 2004. LaRue was an accomplished secretary and worked for Granite School District for many years. She was President of the Granite Secretarial Association. She was also dedicated to her Church and served in many callings, including president of Mutual and her Special Interest Group. Her main joy in life was her family. She had one son, Duane, and he was her pride and joy. They enjoyed a wonderfully close relationship as she raised him as a single mother. She also loved her grandchildren. She was loved by all who knew her. She is survived by her sister, Evelynn Acord, son Duane Bates (Wendy), step daughter Judi Kirigin (Larry), step son John Steiner (Linda), seven grandchildren, and 10 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, a brother, her husband Claude and her husband Harry. A viewing will be held Fri, Feb. 4, from 6-8 p.m. and Sat, Feb. 5 from 12:45-1:45 p.m. at the Apple Valley Ward, 7035 So. Nutree Dr (3360 East), SLC. Her funeral will follow at 2:00 on Sat. Interment will be at Mt. View Memorial Park.