Toye Mae Duncan Stebar, 83, of Morgan, Utah, passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, December 4, 2017. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Russell Ford Stebar; two sons, Russell Ford Stebar, Jr., 59 (Sandi) and Brian Jeffrey Stebar, 57 (Wendy). Toye was the beloved grandmother of nine grandchildren, Brian Jeffrey Stebar II (Megan), Russell Ford Stebar III (Brittany), Lee Clifton Stebar (Jaclyn), Jacqueline Briar Erickson (Denver), Jandie Toye Lowe (Caleb), Kristine Connie Stebar, Chelsea Anne Back (Stu), Hannah Ciara Yeo (Travis), Alexandra Rae Stebar; and ten great grandchildren.
Toye was born April 29th, 1935 in Floyd County, Virginia to Rush Duncan and Clyde Hannah Poff who both proceeded her death. She is survived by a brother, Claude Roger Duncan (Bonnie), 85, of Silver Spring, Maryland. Toye married Russell September 25th, 1954 in Buchannan, Virginia. She graduated from Christiansburg High School and attended Radford University. She spent her life as a devoted and loving mother and homemaker living in the Detroit, Michigan area while Russell worked for General Motors Research Laboratories. Toye lived a life of faith, service, and devotion as a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; where she served in many callings, including Detroit Temple Matron, Relief Society President, Young Women leader, and various teaching assignments.
Deepest gratitude to Sandi Stebar, Russ Stebar, Krissy Stebar, and Jandie Lowe for their months of tireless care and loving service. Special thanks also to Corie at Encompass Home Health Services for her thoughtful care.
A brief graveside service will be conducted Friday, December 8th, at 1:30pm at the South Morgan Cemetery in Morgan, Utah.