OSWEGO, NY – Tracy A. Stepien, 49 and a resident of the Town of Oswego passed away Wednesday morning Feb. 22, 2012, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse, after becoming ill at her home.
She was born in Syracuse and was the daughter of the late Gaynord Chapman and the late Carol Jaquin Chapman Van Splunder.
Mrs. Stepien had been employed as an Accounts Clerk at Oswego State University.
She is survived by her loving husband, J. Robert Stepien of Oswego Town; two sons, Johnathan Goodison of Providence, RI and Jason Goodison of Albany; two brothers, Tim Chapman of Florida and William (Stephanie) Van Splunder Jr. of Arizona; three sisters, Kim (Steve) LaBarre of Liverpool, Lauri Hiner of Florida and Lynn Perez of Florida; one stepson, Shane (Christy) Stepien of Oswego; one stepdaughter, Shelby Stepien of Oswego; her stepfather, William Van Splunder of Buffalo; four grandchildren, Spencer, Addison, Jameson and Connor Stepien; one aunt, Diane (Dennis) Galbraith of Liverpool; several nieces and nephews; and her canine companions, Hunter and Bella.
She enjoyed her summer cottage in Fair Haven, her family, and especially her grandchildren.
Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family.
There will be no calling hours.
Spring burial will be in Rural Cemetery.
Contributions may be made in Tracy’s memory to the Oswego County Humane Society 265 W. First St., Oswego, NY 13126
Arrangements are by the Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home.