Stephen “Duke” Markiewicz passed away on April 23, 2020. He was born on November 3, 1959 in Brooklyn, NY, and grew up in Rockland County. He was a proud graduate of Iona College where he received a degree in accounting.
Duke is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Jacqueline Barham Markiewicz; his daughters, Samantha Markiewicz Bradshaw, and Danielle Marie Markiewicz; his son-in-law, Brandon Bradshaw; granddaughter, Stella Irene Bradshaw; grandson, Elijah Jacob Bradshaw; three brothers, Thomas, Michael, and Peter Markiewicz. He was preceded in death by his brother William Markiewicz.
Duke was an avid sports fan. His favorite teams were the New York Rangers, Giants, Mets, and Iona Basketball.
Duke enjoyed spending time cooking and listening to music, especially classic and southern rock. He loved ending his evenings drinking coffee with his girls. He adored his family and was an amazing husband, father, grandfather, and friend. Duke was always a great confidant and will be missed sorely by everyone who knew him.
All services will be private.