Lela Marie Stevens


Rochester:  March 6, 2014 at ge 54.  Lela is survived by her children, Maquicha Ford-Stevens (Roosevelt Kinney), Jeremy Edwards (Amanda Torres), James Battles (Shannon Knight) & Juanita McKnight; grandchildren, Tyrece Bryant, Robert, Naszire & Shazire Kinney, Jeremy Edwards, Jr., Maranjaliz Torres, Korryn & Taylia Battles, Kimberly Knight & Jaymere Singletary; sister, Linda Stevens.  She is predeceased by her brother, Dennis Stevens; sister, Brenda Tucker; mother, Aramentha Marie Stevens & father, Carl Alexander.

Lela enjoyed latch hook rugging, playing spades, cooking and mostly enjoyed gathering the family.

Services will be announced.

Rochester Cremation, 4044 W. Henrietta Road, Rochester NY 14623, 359-2300, RochesterCremation.com



8 Condolences

  1. maquicha ford-stevens on March 13, 2014 at 1:00 pm

    Mom you truly be missed we love to the sun and back forever in are hearts & minds love always your loving daughter and grandkids.

  2. scharyta wilkins on March 13, 2014 at 1:14 pm

    I love you auntie sooo much you.could light up a room with your smile when you come through but yes auntie you were the best auntie R.I.P auntie I love you and I know your looking down on me..

  3. Amanda Torres on March 13, 2014 at 2:31 pm

    I will miss u Lela so much we love u too sun n back I never forget the good times u was always the type of person to be here for every n anybody will do anything u can omg u will be truly n sincerely missed from me n the kids we love u gone but never forgotten

  4. Jasmine torres on March 13, 2014 at 2:58 pm

    Hey miss lela u will always be missed u have a special place in my heart. I love u dearly momma u are like a mother to me I will always remember are moments. Miss u so much n love u always u are not gone in my eyes cause u are with in spirit. Xoxoxo love u miss lela

  5. Alexis brown on March 14, 2014 at 4:48 am

    Even though I didn’t see u as much, u were always in my heart. I will always love and miss u. Nothing will ever amount up to family. We might not be there for each other everyday or talk like we suppose to but u will always be in my heart. To my cousins, I love y’all, and I will continue to pray for y’all and our family. Love always

  6. maquicha ford-stevens on March 15, 2014 at 9:23 pm

    From your husband with love it’s hard but I’m here for you

  7. maquicha ford-stevens on April 15, 2014 at 6:35 pm

    Lela was a great woman who loved her children and would take care of her family members in need and will always be missed love you mom.

  8. Deborah travagline on July 2, 2016 at 11:02 pm

    Please accept my condolences for the lost of your daughter your grandmother your sister and my best friend Lela. She and I had a our struggles but through it all we survived. Lots of love fun friends and food. I miss you. Always remembered and never forgetten. All my love Debbie

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