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Steve Setka  Sr. Obituary
Long-time San Pedro Resident Steve Setka,Sr. passed away on June 19, 2011. At age14, Steve emigrated from the Dalmatian area of Yugoslavia to San Pedro in the 1930's. He served in the U.S. Navy in the Okinawa campaign of World War II. After the war, he worked as a commercial fisherman for many years. Steve was known as the best cook in the fleet. Steve is survived by his sons,George, Mike, Tony, Lanny, and Steve Jr.;grandchildren, Mike Jr., Matthew, Maria, Shaun, Angela, Megan,Ante, Will, Katie, Karlie, and Eric; and great-grandchildren, Alyssa,Anthony, Simon, Jett, Fiona, Felix, Ofelia and Robert. A Mass in Steve's honor will be held on Monday, June 27, 2011 at Little Sisters of The Poor at 2100 S. Western Ave. at 11am. He will be laid to rest at Riverside National Veteran's Cemetery, at 22495 Van Buren Blvd.in Riverside on Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 12:15pm. Family and friends are welcome to attend the Mass and the graveside memorial service. The family requests that donations to Little Sisters of the Poor be made in lieu of flowers. Please sign the guest book at www.dailybreeze.com/obits.
Published in Daily Breeze on June 24, 2011
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