We regret to announce the passing of Millie Marie Steele on March 2, 2010 in Chelan, WA. She was born on June 17, 1924 in Vernon, BC. She originated from the Okanagan Indian Band and then became a member of the Colville Confederated Tribes, and was a long time resident of Omak, WA.
Millie is survived by her husband Norman Steele and one son Fergie Marchand. Millie was predeceased by her parents, father Joe Marchand, mother Julia Tonasket and two daughters Laverne (Bobbi) and Dee Dee Steele. She is survived by 4 sisters, 3 brothers (2 predeceased),
4 grandchildren , 11 great grandchildren and
3 great-great grandchildren.
The wake will be held on Friday, March 5 at New Horizons located on the Okanagan Indian Band on Westside Road. The funeral services will be at 11:00am on Saturday, March 6 at St Benedicts at Head of the Lake, Vernon, BC.