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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Yakopec, Steve




Steve Yakopec, 85 of Harmar Twp. passed away on Monday, October 16, 2017. Born in Harmarville on September 22, 1932 to the late Michael and Agnes (Ribaric) Yakopec. Beloved Husband for 61 years of Anne (Grossek) Yakopec. Loving Father of Stephen (Cheryl) Yakopec of Lower Burrell, Shelley Winter of Fox Chapel, Mauree (James) Thordahl of Albuquerque, New Mexico, and the late Myra Lynn Stellabotte. Grandfather of 9 and Great-Grandfather of 1. Brother of the late Margaret Kushon and Louis “Sonny” Yakopec. He was a member of St. Pio of Pietrelcina Catholic Church, American Legion Post 868 of Lower Burrell and a life member of VFW Lower Burrell Post 92. Steve was a proud US Army Korean War Veteran serving in the 82nd Airborne. Steve was a coach for the Harmarville Hurricanes along with his brother, Louis “Sonny” Yakopec and retired as an employee of Allegheny County. Friends and relatives will be received on Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 3-8 p.m. at the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREAMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC. 421 Allegheny Ave. Oakmont. Mass of Christian Burial Friday, October 20, 2017, 10:30 a.m. St. Pio of Pietrelcina Catholic Church with Father Joseph Keenan officiating. Interment will follow in Deer Creek Cemetery, Harmar Twp. Donations may be made in his name to a charity of one’s choice.