Steven J. Soukup

Steve Soukup pic.jpeg

March 3, 1929 – March 8, 2012

Steven J. Soukup, 83, of Wagner died Thursday, March 8, 2012.

Funeral Mass was 10:30 a.m., Monday, March 12th at St. John Catholic Church in Wagner. Burial was in St. John Catholic Cemetery, rural Wagner, with military honors. Visitation was Sunday from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Crosby-Jaeger Funeral Home in Wagner. Rosary/ Wake services were 7 p.m., Sunday, at the church.

Steven Joseph Soukup was born March 3, 1929, the son of Frank and Matilda (Kocer) Soukup, at the “Sadler Place” south of Wagner, SD in Lawrence Township. He died Thursday, March 8, 2012 at the Community Memorial Hospital in Wagner. He attained the age of 83 years and five days.

Steve attended school through the eighth grade in Lawrence Township. He served his country in the US Army from 1951 through 1954, during the Korean War.

Steve grew up on the farm and farmed his entire life with his brothers, Frank and John.

Steve was a member of St. John Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, Catholic Workmen, the American Legion and the VFW.

Steve will be remembered for his enjoyment of farming and bowling.

Thankful for having shared his life are his three sisters: Ann and husband Richard Doty of Wagner; Marcella and husband Dean Stoltenberg of Brandon and Martha and husband Richard Tomko of Glenshaw, PA; brother, John and wife Monica Soukup of Wagner; two sisters-in-law: Joan Soukup of Las Vegas, NV and Marla Soukup of Wagner; and several nieces and nephews.

Steve was preceded in death by his mother in 1970, father in 1976, brothers: Frank in 2002 and Leo in 2004 and an infant sister.

Comments are closed.

  • Current Selection

    ALBERT TWEEDY

    June 18th, 2014
    by

    Sept. 2, 1958 – June 17, 2014 Albert Tweedy, 55, of Sioux Falls died Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at the […]


    SILAS BLAINE, JR.

    June 17th, 2014
    by

    Feb. 14, 1937-June 8, 2014 Silas Blaine, Jr. a beloved family member and resident of Durant, Oklahoma passed from this […]


    LUCILE M. KYLE

    June 16th, 2014
    by

    June 26, 1923 – May 28, 2014 Lucile M. Kyle, 90, of Sioux City died Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at […]


  • Latest News

    Cause to celebrate bits of good postal news

    July 28th, 2015
    by

    Anytime there is good news about the Postal Service, it’s worth writing about. Even if it’s not necessarily earth-shaking news. […]


    Thinking About Health: Food Safety Law good for consumers – If it were funded

    July 28th, 2015
    by

    Just five years ago, Congress passed a big, widely hailed law that promised to make Americas’ food supply safer. But […]


    Wee-Pees baseball results

    July 28th, 2015
    by

    Wagner 17, Avon 11 Stats unavailable. Wagner 20, Springfield 2 Daniel Soukup and Kahl Hill both went 4-5 including a […]


  • Announcements

    Dayton Alexander Brandt

    June 9th, 2015
    by

    Kokesh & Pepper to wed

    June 9th, 2015
    by


  • What’s Happening

    Broz drives classic car through town

    Milo Broz was driving back from Early Ford V8 Club of America 2015 Central Meet in Brainerd, MN and decided […]

    24 hour pay at the pump

    This month Valley Pump and Casino finished their remodeling efforts now offering 24 hour pay at the pumps, extended bathrooms, […]

    LYNN MATUSKA

    A Memorial Service for Lynn S. (Stedronsky) Matuska was held at St. Mark Lutheran Church in Omaha on July 3. […]