Posted: December 5th, 2012

Passed away on November 26, 2012, in Kelowna, BC, where she resided with her friend Kevin. Stella was born in Central Alberta on May 18, 1933, to Erie and Annabelle Graham. The family moved to Coaldale where Stella later married Howie Stevenson, son of Howard and Margaretta. Stella and Howie resided in Lethbridge with their daughters, Sharon and Donna. She worked many years as a dedicated secretary for Dr. Bennett, Dr. Okamura, and for the United Church. Stella was known for her quiet demeanor, pleasant nature, and enjoyment of various crafts.
Stella is survived by her brother, Wayne Graham (sons, Richard and Troy); her daughter, Sharon Pierzchala (daughters, Kellie Pierzchala and Lori (James) McLain); her daughter, Donna Stevenson (sons, Bryson (Joelle) Duda and Joel Duda); and her nephew Gordon (Noreen) Domeier. She was predeceased by her parents and husband.
There will be no memorial service. We will continue to hold Stella close in our hearts forever.

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