George Steciuk, of Venice, Florida, formerly of Convent Station, New Jersey, passed away on
September 4, 2017 at the age of 75. Born on May 22, 1942 in Lviv, Ukraine, George was the son
of the late Maria Kvitka Steciuk and Dr. Basil Steciuk. In 1950 George immigrated with his
parents to the United States and settled in Jersey City, New Jersey where he attended Sts. Peter
and Paul Ukrainian Catholic School and St. Peter’s Prep. George earned a Bachelor of Arts
degree in Political Science from Seton Hall University and Master of Arts degree in International
Relations from St. John’s University. After serving in the United States Marine Corps, George
was employed as an executive for Prudential Reinsurance Company.
George was a member of PLAST Ukrainian Scouting Fraternity “Chervona Kalyna” and Ukrainian-
American Veterans, Branch 40 in North Port, Florida.
George is survived by his beloved wife Katherine (nee Zahumeny), his son Mark, with wife
Ronda and grandsons Noah and Torin, and his son Peter.
Visitation will be on Saturday, September, 9, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. at St. John The Baptist
Ukrainian Catholic Church, 60 North Jefferson Rd, Whippany, NJ. with the Funeral Liturgy
following at 11:00 a.m. Internment will be at St. Andrew Cemetery, 280 Main St, South Bound
Donations in George’s memory may be made to:
PLAST Ukrainian Scouting Organization, 700 Cedar Road, Jenkintown, PA 19046
The Ukrainian Museum, 222 E. 6
St, New York, NY 10003
May His Memory Be Eternal!