Pauline Anna Sue Steele, 73, died June 12 at Legend Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Gardener, Mass.
A daughter of the late Tip and Annie Caudill Delph, she was married to Joe Howell, and later married John Steele Jr., who preceded her in death.
She was a home health aide at Karen Quinlan Hospice Center, and at the Juvenile Office of Sussex County Juvenile Detention Center for 20 years.
She is survived by a daughter, Millie Drinkwine and husband Gary, of Leominster, Mass.; seven stepsons, Raymond Steele and wife Linda, Richard Steele and wife Christine, Randy Steele and wife Linda, Roy Steele, Roger Steele and wife Stacy, Frankie Steele and wife June, and Roland Steele and Susan, all of New Jersey; a sister, Beulah Caban of California; three nephews, Luis Caban Jr., Philip Caban, and Robert Caban; two grandchildren; and seven step-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held June 17 at Everidge Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in Caudill Cemetery at Whitco.