Stephen R. Sebesta

September 6, 1943 - March 26, 2022

Stephen R. Sebesta, 78, a resident of Cape Coral, FL for 19 years, formerly of Yorktown Heights, NY, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 26, 2022 in Fort Myers. He was born September 6, 1943 in the Bronx, NY to Stephen and Rose Sebesta.

Steve was a dedicated firefighter for the city of Mount Vernon, New York for 24 years. He served in the US Air Force from 1962-1966. When people needed help, he was always there. He hunted and enjoyed deep sea fishing off the coast of Gloucester, MA. He always had a knack for figuring things out and could envision the solution to just about anything.

He is survived by his loving wife, Patricia Sebesta of Cape Coral; children, Kathleen Sebesta of New Fairfield, CT, Patricia Hannigan (James) of Elmore, VT, and Dawn Boggs (Jason) of Glenshaw, PA; grandchildren, Sam Hannigan (Brooke), Faye Hannigan, Nate Vujs, Maggie Boggs, and Violet Boggs; as well as great grandchildren, Silas Hannigan, and Kira Brown; sister-in-law Catherine Culhane and many nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Details to be announced via

Memorial Contributions in memory of Stephen R. Sebesta are suggested to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg, MD 21727.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


  1. Margaret Mone Mar 31, 2022 at 12:03 pm

    God Bless Steve. & may he RIP. I am sure he is enjoying his earthly reward in Heaven. God Bless his wife Pat who is a childhood friend on mine. She is a very special person. Her faith will sustain her during these difficult times. ❤ 🙏

  2. Pam& john vitale Mar 31, 2022 at 7:05 pm

    Steve was a wonderful guy would help anyone out & he will be missed our hearts are broken (rip)

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