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Steven J. Kerepesi, age 95, of Wellington, formerly of Florence Township, died on Monday February 4, 2013 at the Ohio Veterans Home in Sandusky. He was born on January 12, 1918 in Roebling, NJ. He has lived most of his life in the Berlin Heights and Wellington area. He served in the US Army during WWII in the European Theater in the 2nd Armored Division. He retired from Ridge Tool in Elyria. He loved fishing, golfing, woodworking, and bowling. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus in Vermilion.
He is survived by his two sons Dave (Carol) Kerepesi, of Berlin Heights, and Joe (Janet) Kerepesi, of Berlin Heights, four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his first wife Barbara (Kresho), his second wife Elizabeth (Kontra), a son Stephen Allen Kerepesi, his parents, Stephen and Rose (Sabo), sisters Helen England, Rose Szuch, and Elizabeth Repic.
Friends may call on Wednesday February 6, from 4:00 to 8:00 at the Morman Funeral Home, 16 Cooper Street, Wakeman. On Thursday February 7, there will be visitation at St. Mary Catholic Church, 731 Exchange Street, Vermilion, from 10:00 am until the time of a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am. Father Ron Brickner will be officiating. Burial with military rites will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery.
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Memorial contributions may be made to the Ohio Veterans Home A Unit Activities Fund, 3416 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky, Ohio 44870.