Stephan ‘Steve’ Makarewich

Stephan ‘Steve’ Makarewich

Stephan ‘Steve’ Makarewich of Otsego, MI passed away Thursday, September 22, 2016 at Bronson Hospital. He was born July 1, 1948 in Hammond, IN the son of Stephen and Emma (Paloney) Makarewich. On February 11, 1984 in Hammond, IN he married Karen Call who survives. He had worked as a truck driver for Kelly Dewatering for 17 years retiring several years ago and had worked part-time at Meijer. In his leisure time he enjoyed airplanes and trains especially steam engines and had built boats and collected coins.

Surviving are his children, Michael (Angelina) Makarewich of Plainwell, Shaun (Alanna) Makarewich of Maine, Ryan (Hailey) Makarewich of Watervliet and Kristal (Alec) Makarewich of Otsego; 5 grandchildren; 2 sisters and his mother. Preceding him death was his father and a brother Nick.

Friends may visit with Stephen’s family starting at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, September 26, 2016 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego until the time of the funeral service at 12:00 Noon with Celebrant, Bill Rose officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Home Cemetery, Otsego.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.

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  1. Becky Deaton says:

    Kristal, my heart goes out to you and all who love your dad. God bless you all during this time.

  2. Ron and Laura Cloutier says:

    So sorry for your loss.We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. May God be with you all during this difficult time.

  3. Kathy & Bill Steinhauer says:

    Peace to you & your family during this difficult time.

  4. Betsy Lutes says:

    Karen and family
    I am sorry for your loss , I will be keeping you in my thoughts and prayers as you go through this difficult time.

  5. Dan and Julie Andrus says:

    Kristal, Alec and family: We are so sorry for your loss.

  6. Kevin & Chrystal Cloutier says:

    Shaun & family, we’re so sorry for your loss. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers ❤️

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