Virginia Mae Steffens

Written by Theresa Rose on September 26, 2016

Virginia Mae Steffens, age 87 of Winfield, died Monday September 26, 2016 at University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City.  The daughter of August and Wilma (Waite) Hansen, she was born February 25, 1929 at Oxford junction, Iowa.  On February 21, 1948 she married Delbert Steffens at Oxford junction.  She graduated from Oxford Junction High School and attended University of Dubuque.  She retired from the Henry County Health Center in Mt. Pleasant working in the financial department for 28 years.   She was a member of the Swedesburg  Evangelical Lutheran Church and WELCA.  She enjoyed attending grandchildren’s sporting and musical events.

Survivors include two daughters; Cindy and Dave Lane of Ankeny and Sherry and Mike Honts of Winfield; four grandchildren and six great grandchildren; one brother Ronnie Hansen of Clarence and one sister Dee Wollenzien of Thief River Falls, Minnesota; She was preceded in death by her parents, one infant grandson, one brother Gary Hansen and one sister Joyce Buresh;


The funeral service will be Thursday September 29, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at the Honts Funeral Home in Winfield, with Rev. Mark Youngquist officiating.  Interment will follow at the Winfield-Scott Township Cemetery.  Visitation will be from noon until 1:00 p.m. prior to the service.  A memorial has been established for the Swedesburg Lutheran Church.