Rita May Steele
July 30, 1955 - August 28, 2019
On Wednesday, August 28, 2019 Rita May Steele of Drayton Valley passed away at the age of 64 years.
Rita was an active member of the community of Drayton Valley for 41 years. She was a teacher that positively influenced and mentored students of all ages and was a volunteer at the hospital auxiliary for 35 years.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her brothers Ian (Hertha) Steele of London, Ontario and Bob (Carmen) Steele of Sherwood Park, her adopted family, Jerry (Sally) Barton of Drayton Valley, Vicki Barton of Victoria, B.C., Michael (Pam) Barton of Drayton Valley, God daughter Kim (Henry) Kiemele of Hinton, as well as nieces, nephews, relatives and many good friends.
Rita was predeceased by her parents Patrick and June Steele, and two brothers Ronald and David Steele.
A Candlelight Service Celebrating Rita’s Life will be held on Friday, September 6, 2019 at 7:00 pm at the MacKenzie Centre, Drayton Valley.
If friends so desire memorial donations may be made to the Drayton Valley Health Foundation (Hospital Auxiliary), 4550 Madsen Ave, Drayton Valley, Alberta T7A 1N8