Steve Kristek, age 79, passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at Kansas City, Missouri.
He was born Dec. 28, 1938, at Osage City, Kansas, the son of Bob and Lena Hatterman Kristek. He grew up and attended school at Ramona and was a graduate of Ramona High School.
On April 17, 1960, he was united in marriage to Donna Reppart. They enjoyed their family time, traveling together, and Steve especially enjoyed outdoor yard work and cats.
Steve worked in the oil fields all his life. For a number of years, he worked for Shawmar Oil and Gas Co. as a production superintendent.
Steve was preceded in death by his parents, an infant daughter, Robin, and his wife Donna in 2018.
Steve is survived by sons Ronald and wife Anna of Lincolnville, Rocky and his wife Maria of Kansas City, Missouri; brother Robert Kristek of Lincolnville, eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
The funeral service was 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at Zeiner Funeral Home, Marion. Interment was at Marion Cemetery.
A memorial fund has been established with Ascend Hospice in care of the funeral home.