Steven R. Furney
Steven R. Furney, age 68, died Saturday afternoon, November 3, 2012, at his Meade residence. 
He was born January 21, 1944, at Hastings, Minnesota, the son of Wilbur and Lois Furney.  A resident of Meade since 1984, he was a self-employed mechanic and worked for the Meade County Sheriffs Department and for the Meade Thriftway grocery store. 
He enjoyed taking care of his animals and spending time with family and friends. 
On August 15, 1970, he married Olive Nichols at Omaha, Nebraska.  She survives. 
Other survivors include: Four brothers, John Furney of Minnesota, Tom Furney of Seattle, Washington, Dave Furney of Seattle, Washington, and Jim Furney of Minnesota; Two sisters, Betty Furney of Tucson, Arizona, and Teresa Felty of Hastings, Minnesota.
He is preceded in death by his parents and two brothers. 
Private family graveside services will be held at a later date. 
In lieu of flowers the family would welcome memorials to the Humane Society in care of the funeral home.
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