John Stephens

Funeral services for John Stephens of Alexandria, formerly of Morris, Minnesota, were held Saturday, September 9, 2023 at 10:30 a.m. at Assumption Catholic Church in Morris.  Visitation was one hour prior to the service at the church.  Burial will be held at a later date at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Watertown, SD.  He is survived by his wife: Dianne Stephens of Alexandria; daughter: Kimberly (Dave) Cook of Rochester; son: Brent (Lexi) Stephens of Elkhorn, NE; five grandchildren; and three siblings: Susie (Gary) Thorson of Ogallala, NE, James (Roxanne) Stephens of Rapid City, SD and Becky (Jimmie) Thompson of Burleson, TX.  He was preceded in death by his parents.  Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris is in care of the arrangements for John. To send condolences to the family, please visit