Stephen J. Studenic, 88, born in Belmont County, Bellaire, Ohio, on May 6, 1924, passed away Dec. 23, 2012, at Columbus Alzheimer's Care Center.
Preceded in death by his wife of 67 years, Geraldine "Jerry"; and his parents, Martin and Anna Studenic. Survivors include his son, Brad; grandson, J.B.; granddaughter, Salena; several great-grandchildren; niece, Karen (Ken) Bradford; nephew, Gene (Martha) West; great-niece, Collene Kelly; and several other great-nieces and nephews.
Stephen was a member of Southwestern Church of Christ. He was a retired shop foreman from Rusco in Parkersburg, W.Va., and a WWII U.S. Navy veteran. Friends may visit 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral Thursday at The Spence-Miller Funeral Home, 2697 Columbus Street, Grove City, Ohio, with Minister Matthew Neely officiating. Interment will be held 2 p.m. at Eastern Cemetery Summerfield, Ohio.
Memorial donations may be made to Southwestern Church of Christ, Grove City, Ohio.