Mildred (Millie) Lorene Stevens, 82 of Springfield, succumbed to her lingering struggle with health maladies on September 9, 2023.

Millie was born in Eldon, Missouri to parents William and Dollie Kratzer on July 23, 1941. She was a lifelong resident of Springfield, Missouri Save for 21 years in Kirksville, Missouri and Libertyville, Illinois supporting the business career of husband Jack.

She is survived by her husband of 60 years Jack Stevens, daughters Sheila Stevens, Sandy Watson and Sherry Crocker and son Mike Stevens, all residing in and near Springfield, Missouri.

Her wishes for private services will be honored by the family.

In lieu of flowers, please contribute a comparable amount to a worthy cause of your choice.

Care has been entrusted to Walnut Lawn Funeral Home DeGraffenreid-Wood Crematory.