Melvin E. Stepnitz

Male 1923 - 2006  (82 years)


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  • Name Melvin E. Stepnitz 
    Born 09 Jun 1923  New Haven, Macomb, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Apr 2006  Mt. Clemens, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1207  PammentIsleham
    Last Modified 16 Feb 2015 

    Father Edward W. Stepnitz,   b. 08 Nov 1886, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1971, Sterling Heights, Macomb, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Sulflow,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F138  Group Sheet

    Family Living Ahrens 
    Children 
     1. Living Stepnitz
     2. Living Stepnitz
     3. Living Stepnitz
     4. Living Stepnitz
    Last Modified 16 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F413  Group Sheet

  • Notes 

    • From 2006:

      U.S. Public Records Index Record about Melvin E Stepnitz
      Name: Melvin E Stepnitz
      Birth Date: 1923
      Street Address: 883 Crest St
      City: Mount Clemens
      County: Macomb
      State: Michigan
      Zip Code: 48043
      Household Members: Name Est. Age Birth Year
      Melvin E Stepnitz 82 1923

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      From The Macomb Daily - published April 15, 2006:

      Melvin E. Stepnitz

      Melvin E. Stepnitz, 82, of Mount Clemens, died Thursday, April 13, 2006, in his home. He was born June 9, 1923, in New Haven.

      Mr. Stepnitz married Phyllis Ahrens on July 25, 1947, in Mount Clemens. They have lived at their present address for the last 50 years. He was a member of Zion United Church of Christ in Mount Clemens, where he served on the church council, Board of Christian Education and as an usher.

      He served in the U.S. Army during World War II in the 77th Infantry and received the Bronze Star. He worked for 35 years as a carpenter at Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Harrison Township, and retired in 1982.

      He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Phyllis; children, Nancy (John) McCleary of Chesterfield Township, Charles (Rose) Stepnitz of Shelby Township, Susan (Michael) Novak of Harrison Township and Marie (Norman) Stone of Chesterfield Township; siblings, Kenneth Stepnitz and Edward Stepnitz, both of Clinton Township, and Buelah Spicer of Mount Clemens; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

      He was predeceased by his parents, Edward and Elizabeth (Sulflow) Stepnitz; and siblings, Howard, Marvin, Bernice Kukuk, Irene Bettcher and Angeline Ehrke.

      A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Zion United Church of Christ, 68 New St., Mount Clemens, with the Rev. Michail Curro officiating. Burial will take place at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Clinton Grove Cemetery, Clinton Township.

      Visitation is 2-9 p.m. Monday at Will and Schwarzkoff Funeral Home, 233 Northbound Gratiot Ave., Mount Clemens. Additional visitation is 9-10 a.m. Tuesday at the church.

      Memorial contributions may be made to Zion United Church of Christ or Hospice of Michigan.

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      United States Obituary Collection Record about Melvin E. Stepnitz
      Name of Deceased: Melvin E. Stepnitz
      Age at Death: 82
      Birth Date: Jun/9/1923
      Death Date: Apr/13/2006
      Newspaper Title: Macomb Daily, The
      Newspaper Location: Mount Clemens, MI, US
      Obituary Publication Date: Apr/16/2006
      Locations Mentioned in Obituary: Mount Clemens; New Haven

      NOTE: On-line publication date in Macomb Daily stated April 15, not 16th as above