Steve Czerlau

Obituary of Steve Czerlau

Czerlau, Steve Passed away peacefully on February 12, 2021 at the Welland Hospital in his 90th year. Beloved husband to Rose for 67 years. Loving father of Jim (Lori), Marilyn Burlein (Norbert), Michael John (Cassia), Terry (Dawn) and Louis (Judy). He will be missed by his grandchildren Jennifer Stewart (Craig), Theresa David (Shantu), Tim Czerlau, Ken Walsh (Jessie), Jacqueline Chliszczyk (Chris), Kathryn Walsh (Tyler), Aaron Czerlau (Courtney), Tom Czerlau, Samantha Czerlau (Nico), Rebecca Graham (Jon), Emily Czerlau, Tanya Kriter (Rob), Jessica Rodrigue (Tyler), Justin Czerlau (Ann Marie) and by his 24 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Helen Dahle (late Larry) and brother in-law of Janet Krupa. Predeceased by his parents Steve and Rosa Czerlau, and by his brothers George (Yolanda) and Joe (Velma). Steve was born and raised in Port Colborne. He worked for Knolls Shoe Factory at an early age and then went onto work for INCO for over 33 years retiring on October 31, 1984. Steve was a member of St. Patrick Church, St. John Bosco and St. Mary’s Church and was a member of the Knights of Columbus Our Lady of Fatima Council. The family would like to extend a special thanks to Jana and the staff at Welland Hospital E.R. and the 3rd Floor staff. Arrangements entrusted to the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 179 Clarence Street, Port Colborne. Due to COVID restrictions, there will be a private family Funeral Service in the Armstrong Chapel and interment will follow at Mt. St. Joseph Cemetery. To view the service a link will be made available on Wednesday February 17, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. Please go to YouTube and type into the search bar - Armstrong Funeral Home & Chapel Port Colborne Steve Czerlau Funeral Service - where you will be able to view the service. If so desired, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society. Online photos, memories, condolences and donations may be shared at
A Memorial Tree was planted for Steve
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Armstrong Funeral Home & Chapel Inc.