Rosewood Heights | Sunday, October 3 2021
Steve Mihalich, 92, passed away at 8:42 a.m. Sunday, October 3, 2021, at Alton Memorial Hospital.
Born Jan. 4, 1929, in Wood River, he was a son of Peter T. and Anna (Carr) Mihalich.
He married Florence A. Bledsoe on Feb. 11, 1949. She passed away on Jan. 1, 2020.
Steve was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He worked as a machinist for Owens-Illinois Glass.
Survivors include his children, Cathy (Ed) Harvey of Alton, Steven J. Mihalich, Tammy (Chris) Chapman of St. Charles, MO, and Scott (Michelle) Mihalich of Bethalto; 8 grandchildren, Michelle (Chris) Rudolph, Stefani Donaldson, Jason (Diane) Crider, Zachary Chapman, Olivia (Giovanni) Falco, Nathan Chapman, Brandon Mihalich and Brittney Mihalich; 5 great-grandchildren, Raygan Crider, Kennedy Crider, Alex Rudolph, Bryan Jubelt, and Andrew Jubelt; his sister, Katherine Kern of Granite City; and his sister-in-law, Wilda James of Hawaii.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Ann Carstens; four brothers, Nick, Rudy, Joe, and Peter Mihalich; and his beloved dog Holly.
The family will hold private services.
Professional services are handled through Paynic Home for Funerals, with an online guestbook available at www.paynicfh.com
Paynic Home for Funerals