Riverview Funeral Home

Obituary for Steven Glowa

A photograph of Steven Glowa

Born: Bridgeport
Lived: Shelton

Steven Glowa, age 61, of Shelton entered into rest on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at St. Vincentís Medical Center in Bridgeport. Steve was born in Bridgeport on May 18, 1956, beloved son of Margaret (Beaton) Glowa and the late John Glowa, and lived in Shelton most of his life. Steve was a former baseball standout at Shelton High School (Ď74), Fairfield University, and University of New Haven. He played Cape League baseball for Wareham (75) and Harwich (76, 77). When he wasnít attending cheerleading competitions, he was watching or coaching baseball. In his spare time Steve enjoyed golfing, fishing, and cooking for his family and coworkers.

He worked for the Aquarion Water Company where he retired as Pipeline Coordinator after nearly 40 years of service.

He is the beloved father of Jeffrey Glowa and Leanne Honious and her husband Zane. He also leaves two cherished grandchildren, Zander and Bennett, a brother, John Glowa, nephews John, Joseph and Michael Glowa, a niece Andrea Glowa, several great nieces and nephews, and his former wife Cheryl Rich. He was predeceased by a brother, Andrew Glowa.

Friends may greet the family at the Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Road, Shelton, on Saturday August 5th from 9 AM to 11 AM. A funeral service will begin in the funeral home at 11 AM. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery Shelton.

At the request of the family, memorial contributions can be made to Swim Across the Sound, ℅ St. Vincent’s Medical Center Foundation, 2800 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT 06606, or to Water for People at www.waterforpeople.org.

Online condolences can be offered at www.riverviewfh.com.