Stephen Earl Zucknick

Stephen Earl Zucknick, 66, of Taylor, passed away at his home Friday, June 5, 2020.

Stephen was born Jan. 18, 1954, to Eugene Otto and Janie Mae (Poldrack) Zucknick. He graduated in 1972 from Taylor High School and in 1975 from Temple Junior College with an associate’s degree in drafting.

On April 9, 1977, he married Molly Danette Stone and they were blessed with two children. He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his three grandchildren.

Stephen was preceded in death by his parents, Eugene and Janie; sister, Henrietta (Zucknick) Deming; and brother-in-law, Gerry Deming.

Stephen is survived by his wife of 43 years, Molly, of Taylor; son, Stephen Daniel Zucknick and wife Elisabeth (Henderson) Zucknick of Thrall; daughter Amy (Zucknick) Cardona and husband Steven Luis Cardona of San Antonio; grandchildren, Daniel James Zucknick, Logan Alexander Zucknick, and Delaina Elliott Cardona; sisters, Linda (Zucknick) Rychlik and husband Louis of Taylor and Patti Zucknick of Montgomery; and numerous nieces, nephews, and loved ones.

At the family’s request, services will be held privately.

Pallbearers are Greg Hidalgo, Michael Janek, David Kaatz, Trey Krueger, Larry Rhinehart, Luke Schernik, Kendall Stone and Robert Stone.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Criswell Cemetery Association, 1400 E. Navarro Ave, Mart, TX 76664, or Sacred Heart School, 1007 Trail St, Floresville, TX 78114.