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Mark J. Stepien
Mark Joseph Stepien, 54, of Pembine passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 20.
Born on April 23, 1959 to John and Loraine (Bruso) Stepien, he graduated from Pembine High School, served four years in the United States Navy and was employed by the Marinette County Highway Department.
He is survived by his wife, Cindy, of Florence, a daughter, Sara Jo (Josh) Seidel; two grandchildren, Jolie and Carter Seidel and his loving parents, John and Loraine, all of Pembine; two brothers, Gary (Mary) Stepien, of Amberg and Todd (Sheri) Stepien, of Pembine; two sisters, Janice (Dave) Schwartz, of Porterfield and Mary (Roger) Polster, of New Holstein; a stepson, John (Jessica) Carlson; a step-daughter, Angela Carlson; three step-grandchildren and aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
He will be remembered for his infectious laugh and caring heart to others. A celebration of his life will be held in the summer of 2014.