Graveside services for Stephen Michael Kazan, 62, were Tuesday, May 19th at Leland-Stoneville Cemetery. He died Thursday, May 14th at his home in Newton, Mississippi. Steve was born in Greenville and lived his early years in Leland. A graduate of Leland Academy, he attended The University of Mississippi and Delta State University where he studied business administration. He was a lover of sports, especially baseball and football, and played both sports in high school.
Steve is preceded in death by his parents, Rose and David Kazan.
Survivors include a sister, Margaret Karr of Greenville, and a brother, David Kazan, Junior of Birmingham; Cousins Phillip John O’Brien of Brandon and Mary Helen Stephens of Bell, Tennessee. He also leaves two special friends, Brother Robert and Nancy Roncali of Newton.
Memorials may be made to the Gospel Lighthouse Church, 702 Pecan Road, Newton, MS 39345, the American Heart Association or the donor’s favorite charity.