Steven Alan Peska, age 48 of Marengo, died Sunday, March 31, 2013 at his home. Funeral Services: 10:30 A.M. Thursday, April 4, 2013, Kloster Funeral Home, Marengo with Rev. Andrew Gray officiating. Burial will be in the Marengo Cemetery. Visitation: 4 to 7 P.M. Wednesday, April 3, 2013, Kloster Funeral Home, Marengo. Memorials may be directed to the family.
Steven is survived by his children, Troy Peska (Melissa) of Van Horne, Stephenie Peska of Ladora, and Alex Peska of Marengo; a grandson, Gabe Andrews; his mother Evelyn Peska of Marengo; his siblings, Tom, Scott, and Lorene of Marengo, Bill (Deb) of Delta, Joann Sebetka (Wayne) of Atkins and Mary Moore (Tim) of Fairfax; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father Dale Peska in 2010, and a nephew Jeremiah Shaull.
Steven Alan Peska was born July 1, 1964 in Marengo, Iowa, the son of Dale and Evelyn Bearbower Peska. He received his education in the Iowa Valley of Marengo schools. Steven was employed most recently with Carew Landscaping. He had worked in the past for Marengo Ready Mix, Kimm’s Redimix, Amana Refrigeration and Van Dee Bins. Steven enjoyed fishing, raising animals and working with his horses. He especially enjoyed the time he spent with his family and his friends.