We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Morris Funeral Home
Ipswich – David “Bucket” Steen, 91, died Monday September 19, 2022 in the Beverly Hospital after a short illness. Born in Ipswich on May 24, 1931 he was the son of Wilbur and Alma (Manzer) Steen.
David was formerly employed at Goodale Orchards in Ipswich, the Essex Cab Company and for several years at Soffron Brothers in Ipswich until his retirement.
David is survived by his siblings: Bill, Jim, Mary Ring, Bob, Linda Savory, Barbara Costa and Janet Theriault. He also leaves numerous nieces and nephews and several great nieces and great nephews. David was very close to his niece and nephew Rick and Shelley Dorr and his caregivers of over a decade, Puddy and Brandy. He was predeceased by 5 sisters: Pat Tougas, Peggy Gauthier, Alma “Cissy”, Betty Razza and Joanne Ishmael.
A graveside service will be held Saturday September 24th. at 11:00 A.M. in the Cowles Memorial Cemetery 29 Town Farm Road, Ipswich, relatives and friends are respectfully invited. In lieu of flowers please make a donation in David’s name to: the American Diabetes Association of MA 320 Congress Street # 501
Boston, MA 02210. Arrangements are under the direction of the Morris Funeral Home of Ipswich. To send a letter of condolence to David’s family please go to: MorrisFH.com .