Steven Streck (1949-2016)

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March 30, 1949 – May 4, 2016 

Retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Steven C. Streck, 67, of O’Fallon, Ill., born March 30, 1949 in Belleville, Ill., died Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at Barnes Jewish Christian Hospital, St. Louis, Mo.

Steven was a devoted husband, and a loving father. His greatest loves were his wife, Gerry and his daughters, Roz and Ashley. He honorably served his country for 24 years, and retired as a commander in the United States Navy. Steve’s passion while serving his country was flying the A6 Intruder at NAS Whidbey Island, Wash. Steven was a member of the Retired Officers Association and Wounded Warrior Project. He also enjoyed Cardinals baseball and was an avid collector of Lionel Trains.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Audrey, nee Schopp, Streck.

Surviving are his wife of 38 years, Gerry C., nee Brady, Streck; his daughters, Rozalinde Streck of Fairview Heights, Ill., and Ashley Streck of O’Fallon, Ill.; his sisters, Susan (Jim) Baltz of O’Fallon, Ill., and Sally (Jon) Jonas of Belleville, Ill.; and his brothers and sisters-in-law, Joann (Noel) Abkemeier of Newport News, Va., Pat (Kathy) Brady of Swansea, Ill., and Jim (Laurie) Brady of Chesterfield, Mo. Also surviving are many beloved nieces and nephews.

Donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation: Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 12, 2016 at Kassly Mortuary, Fairview Heights, Ill.

Funeral: Funeral will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 13, 2016 at Kassly Mortuary, Fairview Heights, Ill. Interment will follow at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Kassly Mortuary, Fairview Heights.