Debra Kay Steward, 60, of Shawnee, passed away Dec. 31, 2016.

Debra Kay Steward, 60, of Shawnee, passed away Dec. 31, 2016.

She was born Feb. 24, 1956, to Wayne and Beverly Steward.

Debbie worked for the Shawnee Public Schools for more than 30 years.

She was preceded in death by her mother.

Survivors include her father, Wayne Steward and Gloria of Tecumseh; her brother, Tony Steward and wife, Renee, of Shawnee; nephew, Will Steward of Broken Arrow, Stewy Steward and wife, Sarah, of Shawnee; great-niece, Reese Steward of Broken Arrow, Harper Steward of Shawnee; special cousin, Patti Reynolds of Shawnee.

A private service will be held Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, at Resthaven.