Stephen Arch Jr.

Stephen Arch, Jr. Sept. 20. 1948 - June 5, 2014 NEW CARLISLE - Stephen Arch, Jr., 65, passed away peacefully at 9:49pm Thursday, June 5, 2014, in the Memorial Hospital ICU after an intense battle with cancer. The family offers their gratitude and appreciation for the excellent care that Steve received. Steve was born on September 20, 1948, in South Bend, to Steve and Angela (Pasalich) Arch. He is survived by his father, Steve "Pete" Arch Sr.; sister, Judith Cox, and her husband, Lawrence; an aunt, Mitzie Pasalich; Kuma Millie Medich; niece, Pamela Cox, and her husband, Dr. Michael Wince, and their child, Gavin; nephew, Daniel Cox, and his wife, Heather, and their children, Parker and Maura; many cousins and others who loved him. Steve retired after 44 years from AM General as the Chippewa Plant Manager. He was a tournament fisherman, an accomplished painter, a sports enthusiast, a voracious reader, and skilled woodworker. Steve's spirit will live on in many ways, including through his donation to the Indiana University Medical Center's transplant program. Memorial contributions may be made to Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health, 705 Riley Hospital Dr., Indianapolis, IN 46202, or www.iuhealth.org/riley/for-patients-and-families/child-life/donations-to-riley/. Private services will be held with entombment at Riverview Cemetery. Zahoran Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. To leave an online condolence, please visit our website at www.zahoran.com.

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Zahoran Funeral Home
1826 S. Kemble Avenue South Bend, IN 46613
574 287-7125

Published in South Bend Tribune on June 8, 2014