Steve is preceded in death by his parents, Steve Hanak Sr. and Irene Geresy Reed. He proudly served our country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.
Surviving Steve is his wife of 57 years, Barbara Busbin Hanak; daughter, Barbie Chase (John) of Asheville; brother, Robert Hanak (Sandra) of Melbourne Beach, FL; sister, Rose Irene (Dick) of Radnor, OH; half brothers, Stephe and Nelson; grandchildren, Naomi, Jaxen and Lilli.
Services were held at 3 p.m., Sunday, June 8, at Trinity Baptist Church in Asheville, with family receiving friends at 1:30 p.m. Pastor Allen Rash officiated.
Condolences can be made to the family at the website ashevilleareaalternative.com.