"Dignity without compromise"


Agnes M. Steshoski, resident of rural Beggs, passed away Tuesday afternoon at Okmulgee Memorial Hospital at the age of 70. She was born February 4, 1932 in Tippecanoe, PA to John and Orie (Hemminger) Burchell. She was a homemaker. She married William Steshoski on May 12, 1972. He preceded her in death on March 16, 1998. She was also preceded in death by her parents, a step-daughter, Glenda Sarver, two brothers, and three sisters. Survivors include three sons, Stewart Burchell and wife Kathy of Mt. Pleasant, PA, Bruce Brachna of Beggs, and Scott Brachna and wife Cathy of Kellyville, three daughters, Doreena Laws and husband Aaron of Mounds, Jennie Ray and husband Gary of Beggs, and Noreen Sellno and husband Randy of Poteau, two step-daughters, Carol Halterman and husband Richard of Mt. Pleasant, PA and Pam Martz of PA, a sister, Arabelle of PA, ten granddaughters, fifteen grandsons, eight great granddaughters, four great grandsons, many nieces, nephews, and a host of friends and loved ones.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Friday, November 8, 2002 at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Robert Yandell officiating. Interment will follow in the Beggs Cemetery. Friends may visit the funeral home from 4-8 P.M. Thursday and 9 until the funeral hour on Friday. Arrangements are under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Beggs.