Stephen J. Hudack, 54, of Jupiter, FL, born February 13, 1958, in Denver, CO, passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2012, at his residence.
Steve was a graduate of Althoff Catholic High School, Belleville, IL, and a 1980 graduate of Indiana State University, where he competed and excelled on the ISU tennis team. He was an insurance broker specializing in benefits for 31 years. He worked for several insurance companies, including The Travelers, Sedgwick James & Co., and Marsh and McLellan. He was an avid fan of the St. Louis Cardinals, college football, and golf.
Steve was preceded in death by his father, Lee Hudack; his grandparents, Joseph Hudack and Emma Hudack Laquet and Joseph and Marie Muckensturm; and an uncle and aunt, Harold J. and Eileen Hudack.
Surviving are his children, Joseph D. and Megan Hudack of Jupiter, FL;
his mother, Carol, nee Muckensturm, Hudack of Belleville, IL;
his sister, Mary Anne (Richard) Ashley of Saint Johns, FL;
a niece, Andrea Ashley of Jacksonville, FL;
an aunt, Janice (Mark) Pinnick of Belleville, IL;
an uncle, Joe (Jan) Muckensturm of Columbus, OH;
and cousins, Roger Johnson of Millstadt, IL,
Karen (Nick) Gailius of Fairview Heights, IL,
Laurie (Tim) Hutchinson of Freeburg, IL,
Holly Hendrickson of Westerville, OH,
Joey Muckensturm of Columbus, OH,
and Dan (Lonie) Morelock of Charlotte, NC.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Parkinson Disease Association, St. Louis Chapter, 660 S. Euclid Ave., St. Louis, MO 63110, to Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, or to the Salvation Army. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, August 25, 2012, at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: A Memorial Mass will be offered at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 25, 2012, at Our Lady Queen of Peace with Msgr. Jack McEvilly officiating.
In accordance with Steve's wishes, cremation was held after a Celebration of Life Service at Taylor & Modeen Funeral Home in Jupiter, FL, with the Rev. Wayne Padgett officiating.