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Doris V. “Cookie” (Rasmussen) Steiman May 21, 1939 – May 4, 2019

Doris V. “Cookie” (Rasmussen) Steiman, 79, of Triplett, MO passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Brunswick Nursing Home in Brunswick, MO.  A private graveside service will be held at a later date.  Gail Brown will officiate.  Burial will be in McCullough Cemetery in Triplett, MO.

Cookie was born on May 21, 1939 in St. Louis, MO, the daughter of Clifford and Lena (Bohle) Rasmussen.  She attended Salisbury High School in Salisbury, MO.

On June 18, 1961 she married Edward E. Steiman in Salisbury, MO.  Together they were blessed with three children, Tom, Mark, and Carla.  Cookie was a farmwife who loved her family, turkey hunting, fishing, and farming.  She was a member of the St. John’s Lutheran Church in Brunswick, MO.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her beloved husband, Edward; her son, Tom Steiman; her brothers, Russell and Kenneth Rasmussen; her sister, Norma Friesz; and her brother-in-law, Kenneth Friesz.

Cookie is survived by one son, Mark and his wife, Luann Steiman of Triplett, MO; one daughter, Carla and her husband, Terry Watts of Sumner, MO; five grandchildren; two sisters-in-law, Waltraud Rasmussen of Moberly, MO and Gene Rasmussen of Houston, TX; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Duke Allen, Doug Ott, Rodney Lewellen, Paul Yung, Chris Hughes, and Pat Lock.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations to McCullough Cemetery.  Donations may be left at or mailed to Breshears Memorial Chapel, 207 W. Broadway, Brunswick, MO, 65236.

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