Kyle E. Steranka

May 26, 1952 ~ December 16, 2019 (age 67)


Kyle E. Steranka, 67, of Ross Township, died Monday, December 16, 2019. He was born May 26, 1952 in Pittsburgh, to the late Thomas and Jessica (Wag) Steranka. He was a custodian for the North Allegheny School District. Kyle was a longtime member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Ambridge where he served on the board of trustees. He was also a lifelong member of the Berkley Hills Fire Department and a member of the Gold Wing Motorcycles Association.  He proudly served his country as a member of the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He is survived by his wife, Karen " Susie" (Cottage) Steranka, siblings, Tom Steranka of Colorado, William Steranka of Massachusetts, Jay Steranka of Pennsylvania and Bobette Rohanna of Arizona, brother-in-laws, Louis Cottage of Freedom, Terry Cottage of Beaver, sister-in-law, Gloria Diltz and George Archer of Ohioville, brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Bill and Sherry Cottage of Ohioville, brother-in-law, Al Shields of Maryland, and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceding  him in death in addition to his parents was a sister, Madeline " Maddy" Shields and a brother-in-law, Bruce Cottage. At Kyle's request there will no public visitation. Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Monday, December 23, 2019 at 9:00 AM in St. John's Lutheran Church, 1320 Church Street Ambridge.  His pastor, the Rev. Jason Coley will officiate. A luncheon will follow in the church hall. Interment with full military honors will take place immediately following the luncheon in The National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.

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Memorial Service
December 23, 2019

9:00 AM
St. John Lutheran Church
Church Street
Ambridge, PA 15003

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