Steve served with the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was a pipefitter who retired following 56 years of service with Plumbers and Steamfitters Local #42 in Norwalk. Steve was a member of American Legion Post #30 in Lorain. He enjoyed bowling, gardening, and raising flowers.
Steve is survived by his wife of 14 years, Shirley A. (nee Glatz); four daughters, Mary Ann Livchak of New York, New York, Paulette Martin (Jim) of Texas, Ellen Rebok of Lorain, Karen Dee (Tom) of Strongsville; four sons, Alan Livchak of Sheffield Lake, Dennis Livchak (Donna) of Sheffield Lake, Alan Hall (Alana) of Lorain, Bryan Hall (Betty) of North Carolina; 11 grandchildren, eight great grandchildren.
Steve was preceded in death by a wife, Dorothy R. (nee Biltz); son, Craig Hall; his parents, Steve Sr. and Anna (nee Sunsiak) Livchak; three sisters, Stella Neiding, Julie McIntire, Mary Wersch; three brothers, Wasyl, Pete and Harry Livchak.
Friends may call 4 to 7 P.M., Friday, March 8, 2013 at The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at State Rt. 57), Elyria, (440) 322-4626, where the family will also receive friends from 10:30 A.M. until time of funeral services at 11:30 A.M., Saturday, March 9, 2013 in the funeral home. Father Basil Stoyka of St. Peter & Paul Russian Orthodox Church in Lorain, will officiate. Burial will be at Butternut Ridge Cemetery in Eaton Township, where V.F.W. Post 1079 will provide full military honors.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.laubenthalmercado.com