Steven Frederick Pach, 94, of Moodus, beloved husband of Joan (Eisele) Pach, died Wednesday Dec. 17th at Middlesex Hospital. Born January 12, 1920 in his family home in Moodus he was the son of the late Frank J. and Joanna (Durak) Pach. Steve was born and raised at Cave Hill Camp and Ranch in Moodus, CT and was a graduate of Nathan Hale Ray High School. He served in WWII for 3 years and 8 months with the 1st Cavalry Division serving in the pacific Theatre. He returned “Home Alive in ‘45” and operated Cave Hill Stables and Pach Stock Farm. He was still on a tractor and making hay last summer. Steve read the obits every day and was happy he wasn’t listed until today. Happy Trails!
Besides his wife he is survived by his son Frank Pach and his wife Vicki Riley-Pach of East Haddam, two daughters Maureen E. Pach of Moodus, Bridget McLoughlin and her husband Christopher of Weston, four grandchildren Caitlin, Ryan, Damon and Ian. He was predeceased by his eight siblings. A Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated on Saturday Dec. 20tgh at 10AM in St. Bridget of Kildare Church in Moodus. Burial will follow in St. Bridget Cemetery in Moodus. Friends may call at the Spencer Funeral Home 112 Main St. East Hampton on Friday Dec. 19th from 4PM until 7PM. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Bridget Golden Heart Fund P.O. Box 422 Moodus, CT 06469 or Seminary Education Fund of Norwich Diocese 197 Broadway Norwich, CT 06360 to any Veteran’s Charity of the donor’s choice. To leave online condolences please visit www.spencerfuneralhomeinc.com.