Michael C. Stefanyak
May 28, 1953 – March 6, 2018
Michael C. Stefanyak, Sr., 64, of Union, NJ, born in Newark, NJ (formerly of Carteret, NJ) passed away on March 6, 2018. Visitation will be Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 1 to 5 pm at McCracken Funeral Home, 1500 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:15 am on Monday, March 12, 2018 at St. Michael’s Church, 1212 Kelly Street, Union, NJ. Michael was the only son of Albert and Madeline Stefanyak (nee Swartz). He was an active member of South River Boat Club and a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 4504 in Union, NJ. He spent 14 years working at Tobia Brothers Bakery in West Orange, NJ, where he met his wife of 38 years, Adrienne (nee Tobia). He then had a career in the Lithography Industry spanning 25 years. He loved backyard barbeques, grilling for family and friends, boating and a good cigar. He was an avid home wine maker; his vintage was a favorite around the family table for over 25 years. He was pre-deceased by his parents. In addition to his wife, he leaves behind three children: Carrie Davis, Michael C. Stefanyak, Jr. and his wife Christina, and Alexander A. Stefanyak, and two grandchildren, Nicholas and Olivia Davis. He is also survived by extended family members, including aunts, uncles and many cousins. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or your favorite charity.
- Visitation Sunday, March 11, 2018
- Funeral Service Monday, March 12, 2018