Steven Charles Ferko died at his home in Bokelia, Fla., on Saturday (Sept. 17, 2011).
He was born to Steven and Frannie Ferko on Sept. 20, 1925, in Hazelwood, Pa., the fourth of seven children. He was raised in Kilbourne and lived in the area most of his life before retiring to Florida in 2002.
Steven and Lucille Ferko raised eight children. He is survived by Jim, June, Dick, Steve, Miriam, Linda, Vicki and Susan; siblings, Harold, Ken and Nancy; and many grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his second wife, Lee Knight; and third wife, Madeleine Landry.