LEETONIA — On Saturday, December 9, 2017, Robin Stepanovich passed away at Caprice Health Care Center at the age of 65, after a prolonged illness.
He was born in Twin Falls, Idaho, to Robert and June Stepanovich (predeceased) and he held a lifelong affection for the state. A graduate of Boardman High School, he lived most of his life in and around the Mahoning Valley.
A perpetual student, Robin loved mathematics, science fiction and the outdoors. He served for several years in the U.S. Navy working on airplanes and received numerous commendations for his service.
Robin will be lovingly remembered by his children, Whitney (Brian) Godwin, Amie Stepanovich and Nic Stepanovich; and grandchildren, Piper Hans and Ashyr Godwin. He is also survived by his sisters, Jess (Chris) Chandler, Jody (Chuck) Larson and Judy Johnson; a brother, Ronald Stepanovich, as well as nieces, a nephew and many dear friends.
The family held a private memorial in remembrance on Dec. 10. Cards can be sent to Rossi Brothers and Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave., Boardman, Ohio 44512.
An informal reception will be held in his honor from 5-7 p.m. Jan 14 at at Mark’s Landing in Lisbon.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the professional care of the Rossi Brothers and Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman.
Family and friends may visit the Book of Memories at www.rossifunerals.com to view this tribute and send condolences to Robin’s family.