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Steven M. Barczykowski

August 12, 1956 ~ September 2, 2019 (age 63)

Steven M. Barczykowski, 63, of Tarentum, passed away Monday, September 2, 2019 at AHN Forbes Hospital, Monroeville, with his family at his side.  He was born August 12, 1956, in Natrona Heights to Ronald Barczykowski, of Natrona Heights and the late Patricia Crawford Barczykowski.  Steve retired as a Customer Service Representative from Highmark in Pittsburgh.  He was a member of Club Eclectica and a former member of the Greater Pittsburgh Caged Bird Society.  Steve was a proud vegan, who loved birds and animals, collecting magic memorabilia and cooking. He was and avid reader. He especially enjoyed  music and all forms of pop culture.   In addition to his father he is survived by his wife of 43 years, Lydia Fotheringham Barczykowski;  children, Danielle M. (Tony) Sgambati, of Harmarville and Mitchell Barczykowski (Erica Higgs), of Natrona Heights; grandson, Frank Sgambati; brother, Matt (Laura) Barczykowski, of Lower Burrell;  sister, Andrea (Joe) Schneider, of Pittsburgh: and by his two dogs, Hugo and Desmond. In addition to his mother, Steve was preceded in death by his son, Justin M. Barczykowski.

Friends will be received on Friday from 2-4, 6-8 PM in the Cicholski-Zidek Funeral Home, Inc., 1522 Carlisle Street, Natrona Heights 724-224-8688.  Burial will be private.  To send an online condolence please visit  In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Steve may be made to GoFundMe


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