MITCHELL — Ilene Moody, 92, of Mitchell and formerly of Letcher, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at Firesteel Health Care Center in Mitchell.
The funeral will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Mitchell. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today with a scripture service at 7 p.m. at Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell.
Ilene Steckel was born April 7, 1920, at Mitchell to George and Bessie (Justra) Steckel. She graduated from Mitchell High School.
She married Charles Moody Feb. 17, 1941, at Letcher. They lived northeast of Letcher. They moved to Mitchell and later she moved to Countryside Living and Firesteel Heath Care Center.
She enjoyed crocheting, bingo and traveling. She was a member of St. Scholastic Catholic Church in Letcher and Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Mitchell.
She is survived by two daughters, Joanne (Gus) Nelson and Judy (Darrell) Olson, all of Letcher; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and a sister, Frances Lee.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Florence Hanson; a brother, Albert; and a great-grandson.For the complete article see the 12-04-2012 issue.
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