2010-03-18 / Obituaries

Michael W. Stepanik

Warfordsburg, 64

Michael W. Stepanik, 64, Warfordsburg, died Wednesday, March 10, 2010, in Warfordsburg.

He was born in McKeesport, Pa., May 12, 1945, the son of the late Emil and Stella (Muska) Stepanik. He was the husband of Naomi F. (Mellott) Stepanik, whom he married March 31, 1973.

He was a member of the VFW Post 6241 of Mercersburg, the American Legion Post 517 of Mercersburg, American Legion Post 561 of McConnellsburg, the Seventh Ward Club in Mc- Keesport, Pa., and also was a truck driver for 25 years at P&W Excavating in Mc- Connellsburg.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughter, Kelly S. Barnhart, Warfordsburg; sons: Chad M. (husband of Crystal) Stepanik, Big Cove Tannery; Dustin W. (husband of Randee) Stepanik, Big Cove Tannery; Gary Stepanik and Michael Stepanik; stepson Kenneth Hess Jr., South Carolina; sisters: Margie Martijack, Irwin, Pa.; Barb Chasko, White Oak, Pa.; brother Eddie Stepanik, Greenock, Pa., seven grandchildren’ and two stepgrandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Marty Stepanik, and a brother, Emil Stepanik Jr.

Memorial services were held at Pleasant Grove Christian Church, Warfordsburg, at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, March 13. Pastor Denver Plessinger officiated. Burial was private and at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements were by Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg.

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