Steven John Kokinda, 55, of West Hazleton, passed away Friday afternoon at his home.
Born in Hazleton, November 15, 1957, he was the son of Helen (Marzik) Kokinda, Hazleton and the late George Kokinda. He spent most of his life in the Hazleton area.
Steven was a Machine Operator for Silgan Manufacturing, Valmont Industrial Park, and enjoyed fishing.
Surviving are two children Jennifer and Jason Kokinda, both of Hammonton, NJ; a grandson Dylan Reyes; his companion Debra Darvonsky, West Hazleton; four brothers George and his wife Maruta, Eagle Rock; David, Hazleton; Mark and his wife Pam, Harwood; and Richard and his wife Renee, White Haven; three sisters Marie Chesko and her husband Thomas, San Diego, CA; Carol Sebia, Drums; and Nance Fluegel and her husband Joseph, Plymouth; and many nieces and nephews.
His funeral will be held Tuesday at 7 pm from Harman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc. (East) 669 W. Butler Drive, Drums. Interment will be held privately at the convenience of the family.
Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday evening 5-7 pm. Online condolences can be entered and more information is available at www.harmanfuneral.com.