Juanita G. Stieben, 82, Ness City, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at Cedar Village Care Center, Ness City. She was born Oct. 26, 1936, in Ness County to Orville John and Evelyn (Wilkens) Strait.

She married Leroy Stieben at the St. Paul Congregational Church on May 11, 1958, in Bazine, where she and Leroy made their home.

She is survived by a son, Gary Stieben and wife, Chris; two step-grandchildren, Nick Schwien and wife, Jess, and Kendra Stukey and husband, Brian; and two step great-grandchildren, Brenna and Kale Schwien. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and two sisters, Joyce Brisco and Marilyn Strait.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Ness City. Friends can call at the funeral home until 8 p.m. Monday with the family present from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Memorial contributions, in lieu of flowers, may be given to the Bazine Cemetery Fund, Bazine Fire Department, or the St. Paul Congregational Church.

Condolences can be left at www.fitzgeraldfuneral.com.