She is survived by her parents and siblings.
Reta Dover Steck D’05 died Dec. 7, 2010, in Concord, N.C. Her first career was in human resources, and she served as the human resources director for MedCath Corporation in Charlotte, N.C., over 10 years starting in 1995 as the company grew from 90 employees to more than 3,000. Following Divinity School she was ordained as an elder, and she served as associate pastor at Central United Methodist Church in Concord. She is survived by her husband, Todd Steck, and other family members.