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Emilie Steffek Rainey

December 29, 1944 ~ November 2, 2018 (age 73)

Emilie Steffek Rainey

Emilie Steffek Rainey, a resident and native of Baton Rouge passed away peacefully on Friday, November 2, 2018 at the age of 73.

She was a graduate of Baton Rouge High School and Louisiana State University. After college, she began her career as a school teacher until becoming a stay-at-home mom raising her three boys.  She was a spunky redhead loved and known by many as “Emmie” and was always one to light up a room with her one-of-a-kind personality. 

Visitation at Resthaven Funeral Home, 11817 Jefferson Hwy., Baton Rouge, LA on Monday, November 5, 2018 from 12:00 pm until service at 2:00 pm. Interment in Resthaven Gardens of Memory. 

Survived by three sons and daughters-in-law: Will and Dionne Rainey, Chase and Sarah Rainey, and Kyle and Jessica Rainey; seven grandchildren: Steffek, Ashlyn, Liam, Barrett, Claire, William & Margaret Rainey. 

Preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” Lloyd Rainey Sr., parents, Carl & Florence Steffek, and brother, Carl Steffek, Jr. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge, 550 Lobdell Ave., Baton Rouge, LA 70806.

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