Steven Charles Plakovic, , 65, of Centralia, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019 at Odin Healthcare Center in Odin, Illinois. Steven graduated from Carl Sandberg High School in Orland Park, Illinois. He resided in Centralia and worked at Gilster-Mary Lee up until 2016. He was raised in the Catholic Faith. Steven enjoyed woodworking and carpentry. He had the ability to fix anything. Steven loved spending time with his family and friends.
Per his wishes, cremation rites will be accorded and a Private Family Service will be held at a later date. Burial will be held at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Centralia. Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home and Cremation Services at 235 North Sycamore Street Centralia, Illinois, (618)532-3523, are honored to be of service to the Plakovic Family. Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.sutherlandfuneralhome.com.
Steven is survived by his mother: Mary Ann Plakovic of Centralia; four children: Jessica Plakovic of St. Louis, Missouri, Callie Plakovic of St. Louis, Missouri, Dylan Plakovic of St. Louis, Missouri and Christina Plakovic of California; a brother: James D. Plakovic and wife Kathy of Seattle, Washington; a sister: Ann E. Corns of Tinley Park, Illinois; two nieces and two nephews: Richard Corns, Heather Corns, Samantha Corns and Nicholas Corns all of Tinley Park, Illinois; two cousins: Chuck Lewis and wife Judy Holmes of Centralia and Fred Lewis and wife Marilyn of Marissa, Illinois.
He was born April 25, 1954 in Chicago, son of E. James Plakovic and Mary Ann (Jensen) Plakovic. He was preceded in death by his father: E. James Plakovic, who passed away in 2000.