Steven P. Sincic died at Point Baker, Prince of Wales Island, on Sept. 5, 2001. He was 46.
He grew up in Skagway and Juneau and was a graduate of Juneau-Douglas High School. A mechanic and heavy equipment operator, he worked on the trans-Alaska oil pipeline and other construction projects in Alaska. He also was employed in the fishing industry.
His family writes that he enjoyed skiing, fishing, mining and prospecting.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Agnes and Paul Sincic of Juneau.
Survivors include his brother Jeffery Sincic of Seattle; sisters Stephanie Sincic of Phoenix, Ariz., and Sarah Achayok of Anchorage; former sister-in-law Heather Sincic and nephew and niece Eddy and Megan Sincic of Douglas.
A memorial service and celebration of his life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, 2002, at the Glory Hole in downtown Juneau. The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made to the Glory Hole.