Stephen M. Palka 73, was born Dec. 19,1946. He lived most of his life in Key West where he retired from The Florida Keys Aqueduct Authority. After retiring he and his wife Linda moved to Central Florida where he passed away peacefully on Oct. 6, 2020.
He was preceded in death by his father Stephen J. Palka, mother Grace Palka and daughter Rhonda A. Gonzales. He is survived by his wife Linda A. Palka, sister Marsha (Don) Redrup with two nieces and five sons. Stephen Palka, Marc (Melody) Palka, Charles (Maggie) Palka, John Garcia and Sergio Garcia. Eleven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.
He was loved by everyone and will be greatly missed.
A service will be held at a later date.