• GALISIN STEPHEN Age 97, of...

GALISIN
STEPHEN
Age 97, of Moon Township,
passed away peacefully at
home on Wednesday, February
20, 2019. He was born in
Green?eld on September 19,
1922 , the seventh of eight
children to the late John and
Mary (Kavchik) Galisin Sr.
Stephen was preceded in
death by his beloved wife,
Dolores; brothers, John,
Michael, Peter and Andrew
Galisin; and sisters, Mary
Rakar, Anna Szeman, and Julia
Sheluga. He is survived by his
son, Stephen Gregg (Pamela)
Galisin; and his faithful Beagle
sidekick, Jibbers; along with
nieces and nephews. Stephen
was a proud WWII Marine
Corps veteran who served in
the Paci?c Theatre from 1942 -
45 and a lifetime member of
the Ohio Valley Marine Corps
League. After his discharge, he
worked as an independent
Bricklayer for many years,
building his own beautiful
Moon residence and many
other local structures. In later
years, he worked for various
large contractors as a
Foreman supervising the
relining of blast furnaces in
the United States and abroad
(Venezuela, Brazil, Iran, and
Peru). In addition, Stephen
was an avid ?sherman, and a
talented musician and trumpet
player who also enjoyed
?nding restoring classic
automobiles and older
buildings with his son in
retirement. Friends
received,   SANVITO FUNERAL
HOME , 1316 4th Ave., Coraopolis
on Friday From 4-8 p.m. A
blessing service will take place in
the Funeral Home at 7:30 p.m.
Private interment Resurrection
Cemetery.
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PostedFebruary 22, 2019