The Ottumwa Courier

November 10, 2012

Stephen Field, 62, Ottumwa


OTTUMWA — Stephen Michael Field, 62, of Ocean Springs, Miss., formerly of Ottumwa, died Nov. 4, 2012, in Ocean Springs.

Stephen was a resident of the Gulf Coast for over 20 years. He had a lifelong passion for music and was deeply appreciative for being able to play the piano at the First Baptist Church of Vancleave for several years. He was a music teacher in several states and was a 32nd Degree Scottish Rights Mason of Tri-Luminar #18 and Mahaska #644, Oskaloosa.

Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Cindy Field; two sons, Aaron M. Field and Adam J. Field; two sisters, Dena Field Jackson and Lori (Chester) Funk; and a beloved granddaughter, Tuyen H. Field.  

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Bonnie Field; and two brothers, Daniel C. Field and Russell C. Field.

Memorial services will be at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at the First Baptist Church of Vancleave.

The family would like to thank Southern Care Hospice.

In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials be made to the Music Ministry of The First Baptist Church of Vancleave, 12513 Highway 57, Vancleave, Miss. 39565.

The Ocean Springs Chapel of Bradford O’Keefe Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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