BLUFFTON, S.C. — Stephen Louis Cico, 77, of Bluffton, South Carolina, and formerly of Decatur, Indiana, died Dec. 3, 2018, at Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida. 

He was born in Lorain, Ohio, on July 17, 1941, the son of Steve and Margaret (Golobich) Cico of Lorain, Ohio. On Aug. 28, 1965, he married Carol Elaine Provci, formerly of Rockford, Ohio, and who survives in Bluffton.

Other survivors include:

Sons — Stephen John Cico, MD, MEd, of Indianapolis, Indiana, and David Christopher Cico, PhD, of Atlanta, Georgia

Daughter — Catherine Marie Cico, PsyD., of Cocoa, Florida

Brother — Gary Cico of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina

Sister — Marilyn Havas of Sheffield Village, Ohio

Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, at 10:30 a.m, at St. Teresa Catholic Church outside of Rockford, with Father Vince Wirtner officiating. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery, Rockford. Friends may call at Ketcham-Ripley Funeral Home on Sunday, Dec. 9 from 2-5 p.m., followed by a rosary service at 5 p.m.

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