Stephen John Howicz

July 14, 1942 ~ August 18, 2022 (age 80)


Stephen J. Howicz Age 80 of Plainfield, IL.

Passed away peacefully on August 18, 2022, with Family by his side.

Stephen was the loving Husband of the Late Ruth Howicz.

Loving brother to the Late Janet Wojciechowicz, Late Leona Miskovic (Howicz),

Late Charlotte Van (Howicz) .

Cherished father of Luanne (Charles) Bickel, Mary (Bob) Malan, Stephanie Roehn, Loving Stepfather of Irene (Chris) Kraft, Late Lisa Ilkanic Knowles and Late Eric Ilkanic 

Devoted Grandfather of 11 Grandchildren and 3 Great Grandchildren.

Fond Uncle of many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews and numerous friends. In Lieu of flowers please make donation in Stephen’s name to American Cancer Society.

Visitation will be held at Blackburn Giegerich Sonntag Funeral Home, 1500 Black Rd Joliet, Il. On Sunday August 28, 20022 from 4Pm until 8PM

Celebration of Life Service will be Monday August 29,2002 at 10AM  at Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL.


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August 28, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Blackburn- Giegerich- Sonntag Funeral Home
1500 Black Rd
Joliet, IL 60435

Celebration of Life Service
August 29, 2022

10:00 AM
Blackburn- Giegerich- Sonntag Funeral Home
1500 Black Rd
Joliet, IL 60435

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