Stephen Marcel Etmanski of Bridgeville, husband of Sharon Wilmer Etmanksi, passed away on April 24, 2020 at his residence.

Born on Dec. 24, 1953 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, he was the son of the late Raymond Etmanski and Jeannine Beland Taylor and husband, Alfred Taylor. Stephen was a Certified FAA Designated Airworthiness Representative and a retired Chief for the U.S. Navy and was a member of the Bridgeville Rifle and Pistol Club. He loved classic cars, airplanes, hockey, football and fishing.

Other than his wife, Sharon, Stephen is survived by daughters, Audra Fisher of Bridgeville, Tamala Miles and husband, Lee of Saxis; two grandchildren, Lauren Miles of Hopeville, Va. and Aubrey Miles III of Saxis; two sisters, Marlene and Raymonde; a brother, Mark; his beloved dogs, Stanley and Susie; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins; and a very large extended family.

A memorial service was held on Saturday, June 12th at the Sanford United Methodist Church in Sanford with Rev. William Jefferson officiating.

Arrangements are by the Thornton Funeral Home in Parksley, Va.

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