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4500 Jenny Lind Road
Fort Smith, AR | 72901
700 Jefferson St.
Van Buren, AR | 72956
Leo Stepanian
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Obituary for Leo Stepanian

Leo  Stepanian
Leo Stepanian, 87, of Fort Smith, Arkansas passed away on July 18, 2018 in a local nursing home. He was born on August 22, 1930 in Racine, Wisconsin to Harry and Clara (Haroutunian) Stepanian. He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran of the Vietnam War and following the service he was a fireman for Reese Air Force Base in Lubbock, Texas. He served a total of 30 years as active military and in the Civil Service. He was a member of First Assembly of God Church of Van Buren, Arkansas.
Funeral service is 10:00AM, Monday, July 23, 2018 at Ocker-Putman Funeral Home Chapel in Fort Smith with burial at 1:30PM Monday in Moore’s Chapel Cemetery in Waveland, Arkansas.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Ruth of the home; two sons, Doug Stepanian and his wife Jan of Washburn, AR and Russell Stepanian and his wife Dorothy of Greenwood, AR; a sister Margaret Stepanian of Providence, RI; four grandchildren, Robin Stepanian of Tulsa, OK, Cynthia Stepanian of Washburn, AR, Reid Stepanian of Fort Smith and Serria Stepanian of Fort Smith and eight grandchildren.
Pallbearers are Doug, Russell, and Reid Stepanian, Rooney Hilburn, Damon Burns and Robert Comer.
The family will visit with friends from 2-4PM on Sunday at Ocker-Putman Funeral Home of Fort Smith.
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