Gaylord R. Steffen, 83, of Glencoe, died April 5, 2006 in Ash Flat. A graduate from Iowa State University in education, he and his wife were the owners of Engineering Supply Co. in Davenport, Iowa for 22 years, before moving to Horseshoe Bend. They owned Lindsay Water in Horseshoe Bend for 14 years and after retiring he went to work at Wal-Mart in Ash Flat where he worked as a door greeter over 14 years until his death.
He was a navy veteran and a member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church.
He is survived by his wife, Anita Friedholdt Steffen; one sister, Birdine Tucker of Davenport, Iowa; and many loving friends.
A memorial service will be held at a later date by Heath Oak Hill Chapel of Hardy who are in charge of the arrangements.