Steedman, C. Marian

C. MARIAN STEEDMAN of Franklin, Ind. C., 97, widow of the late Rev. Garfield Steedman, deceased clergy member of the East Ohio Conference, died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013. Visitation will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at Franklin United Methodist Community, Wright Chapel, 1070 W. Jefferson Street in Franklin. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 1:30 p.m. the same day in Wright Chapel, with the Rev. Andy Kinsey officiating. A committal service and burial will follow at Brookside Cemetery in Lapel, with the Rev. Justin Fisher officiating. Survivors include: two sons, Donald L. Steedman of Covington, Ky. and Richard B. (Barb) Steedman of Evansville; a daughter-in-law, Kathy Steedman; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, the Rev. Garfield G. Steedman and one son, Robert W. “Rob” Steedman. Memorial contributions may be made to the United Methodist Committee on Overseas Relief, c/o Grace United Methodist Church, 1300 E. Adams Street, Franklin, IN 46131. Online condolences can be made at