Stephen Holubec, 101, widower of Emma K Heisler, died Thursday, February 14, 2019 at Stoneridge Poplar Run, Myerstown, Pa.
He was born in Philadelphia to the late Michael and the late Anna (Holowenko) Holubec. One of five children, Stephen spent most of his life in the Phoenixville and Parkerford areas. A longtime member of Trinity Lighthouse church, Stephen was also involved as a Republican Committeeman and was the Justice of the Peace in Parkerford from 1962 – 1965.
Stephen was employed as a Dock Supervisor for Jones Motor and retired from Mushroom Freight in the same capacity. He was an American patriot and served our country as a Corporal during World War II in the Army from 1943 to 1945. He received the WWII Victory Medal, Good Conduct Medal and European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon while in the war.
Stephen leaves behind two children: Jack Holubec of Blandon and Joel Holubec (Sally) of Myerstown, four grandchildren, five great grandchildren, Sister: Helen Holubec and Brother: Joseph Holubec. Preceded in death are his two siblings and granddaughter.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Friday, February 22, 2019 11 AM in Shalkop Grace & Strunk Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 135 Bridge Street, Spring City with the Rev. Stephen Holubec officiating.
Visitation will be from 10 AM-11 AM Friday in the funeral home. Burial will be immediately following the service in the Highland Memorial Park in Pottstown. On line condolences can be made at www.sgsfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, memorials should be made to Lighthouse church, 66 S Limerick Rd, Royersford, PA 19468. All arrangements are being handled by Shalkop, Grace & Strunk Funeral Home.