Mass of Christian Burial
Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019
9:30 AM-10:30 AM
March 08, 2019
Stephen J. Dusheck of Hazleton passed away Friday at home.
He was the son of the late Stephen J. Dusheck Sr. and Angeline Delesandro Dusheck.
He is survived by his wife, Marsha Jupina Dusheck; his daughter Renee Dusheck Yura, and her husband, Christopher.
Steve was a field engineer at National Cash Register for over 35 years until his retirement in 1999.
Steve will be most remembered for his prolific career as a magician, his true passion. Steve was an inventor and manufacturer of hundreds of original magic effects as well as the author of five books.
He created some of the most iconic magic tricks, including Wunderbar and Lethal Tender. He has been featured in several prominent magic publications and received numerous magic awards, including the prestigious creative fellowship from the Academy of Magical Arts in 2007.
He will be greatly missed by his family, friends and the magic community.
The funeral will be held at 9 a.m. Tuesday from Fierro Funeral Home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in Queen of Heaven Parish at Our Lady of Grace Church.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Fierro Funeral Service, 26 W. Second St., Hazleton.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution in Steve’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.