Funeral services for Vonda Steece, 54, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 a.m. today, Saturday, June 2, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Tom Van Tassell will officiate the service.
Interment will take place at a later date.
Vonda passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2007, at home in Spencer.
Vonda Rae Flack was born February 7, 1953, in Spencer, was joyfully adopted and lovingly raised by Ray and Marie Flack in Spencer, where she graduated from high school in 1971. Vonda married Gary Steece in 1976 and they were blessed with a son, Jason Matthew Steece, in 1977.
Vonda worked for many years as an EMT, and in 1985, she became the first woman to become a member of the Spencer Fire Department, where she served for eight years. In the last eight years of her life, she was a familiar and beloved face where she worked, at the Spencer Wal-Mart. She was a grateful recovering member of Narcotics Anonymous for many years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ray and Marie Flack; her birth mother, Susie Applegate; all of her grandparents; and her youngest brother, Donald Tuttle.
Vonda is survived by her son, Jason Steece of Spencer; her brother, "Pat" Earl Tuttle and his wife, Bonnie of Lake Mills; and another brother, Robert De Maris from Colorado.
Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.