MYRTLE BEACH—Leon L. Nowakowski, 70, passed away July 8 at the Embrace Hospice House.

Born May 13, 1949, in Norristown, Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Leon and Helen Dragon Nowakowski.

Mr. Nowakowski was a member of St. Paul’s Church in Conway and an avid golfer and bowler.

He was devoted to his church, family and friends, whom he enjoyed spending time with.

Along with his parents, he was predeceased by son Leon Nowakowski; brother Joseph Nowakowski and his late wife Sharron Walker Nowakowski.

Surviving are his fiancé of Myrtle Beach, Carole vanSickler; son Jason Nowakowski of Pennsylvania; daughters Leigh Anne Stockbridge (Gary) of New Jersey, Laurie Rock of Texas, Samantha Hutchinson (Kevin) of New Jersey and Serena Nowakowski of Pennsylvania; stepdaughter Krystle Green, husband Michael and sons Brantley and Van of Florida; grandchildren Rhianna and Dylan Stockbridge, Adeline Rock, Chase Powderly, Sydney Nowakowski and Peyton Hutchinson and brother Dennis Nowakowski and wife Sue Ellen of Pennsylvania.

A visitation at Goldfinch Funeral Home, Carolina Forest, will start at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 20, with a memorial service to follow at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Jason Collins officiating from St. Paul’s Church.

The family requests no flowers. Donations may be made to MAMA Cass Cats at 4720 U.S. 17 S #B, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588. Make checks payable to Cats Meow Veterinary hospital. 

Goldfinch Funeral Home, Carolina Forest Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

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