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Steve G. Lesko

August 21, 1928 ~ November 8, 2021 (age 93) 93 Years Old
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Steve G. Lesko

Lorain - Steve G. Lesko, 93, passed away on Monday, November 8, 2021 at Ohio Veterans Home at the age of 93.

Born in Lorain, OH on August 21, 1928 to Andrew and Anna (nee Martonchik) Lesko. Steve graduated from Lorain High School with the Class of 1946.

Steve enlisted in the United States Air Force in November of 1947. He was stationed first at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas and then went to Yokohama Japan and spent most of his time there. He was in the service for 4 years and served during the Korean War. Steve was a Staff Sergeant.

Steve was employed at the State Liquor Store in Lorain and retired in May of 1988.

He enjoyed golf and traveled to many locations to golf with friends. He also enjoyed watching the Cleveland Indians.

Steve was a member of St. Johns Church in South Lorain, now St. Frances Xavier Cabrini. He was also a Life Member of the VFW Post 451 and member of the Slovak Club.

Steve had lived at the Veterans Home in Sandusky, OH since 2014.

Steve is survived by his sister-in-law, Altha Rae Lesko of Avon Lake; his niece, Sheila (Sam) Trifiletti of Amherst; nieces-in-law, Teresa Lesko of Lima, OH and Angelita Lesko of Lorain; step-nephew, Dan McNutt of Vail, CO; step-nieces, Lynn (Frank) Kitko of Chagrin Falls, OH and Kathy (Wayne) Parker of Avon Lake; and many great and great-great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Anna Lesko; brothers, Andrew in 1988 and Joseph in 2014; sister-in-law, Madeline in 1973; and nephews, Joseph in 2006 and Robert in 2009.

Private Christian funeral services were held on Saturday, November 13, 2021at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home, officiated by Fr. Neil Walters and burial at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain, OH. Online condolences may be shared with the family by using  

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Private Christian Burial Services

Calvary Cemetery
555 N. Ridge Rd. W.
Lorain, OH 44053


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