Delia Maxine Steilen was born March 26, 1929 at Afton, OK to Charles and Nola (Hagebusch) Kuder. She grew up and attended school at Afton where she graduated from Vinita High School in 1947. She moved with her family to Mitchell in 1947. On November 24, 1953 she married Clarence “Clarney” Steilen at Farmer, SD. She worked along with her husband as a bookkeeper at Clarney’s Auto Supply in Alexandria. She was a member of St. Mary of Mercy Catholic Church and the Altar Society.
She is survived by her husband, Clarence “Clarney”, two children: David Lee Steilen and Debra Ann Toyne and husband Todd of Tempe, AZ, three grandchildren, three brothers: Donnie Kuder and wife Linda of Mitchell, Lloyd Kuder and wife Katherine of Pueblo, CO, Eldon Kuder and wife Kathy of Woodbury, MN, four sisters: Helen Tietz, Maudene Hohbach and husband Don, Carolyn Damon and husband Jerry and Charlene Reinhart and husband Charles all of Mitchell.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Delores Klink and Shirley Nelson.