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Stephen Joseph Szalay

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Stephen was born on September 6, 1926 and passed away on Friday, August 4, 2017.

Stephen was a resident of Phoenix, Arizona at the time of passing.

His first job after graduating from Kent State University in 1948, was at a Chevrolet car dealership.

He enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps at age 17 to serve in World War II and fulfill his dream of becoming a pilot.

Visitation will be Thursday, August 10, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., with a Vigil Service at 7:00 p.m., at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Rd, Phoenix. Funeral Mass will be Celebrated Friday, August 11 at 10:00 a.m., at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 5045 E. Thomas Rd, Phoenix. Interment will be private at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Halo Animal Rescue, 3227 E Bell Road Suite D 151, Phoenix AZ 85032 five ? four = Tell us about your Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home experience Phoenix, AZ August 6, 2017, 6:43 pm Partly sunny 103F sunrise: 5:44 am sunset: 7:24 pm.