STEPNIAK, Marian Peacefully after a lengthy illness, in Smiths Falls on Friday, December 31, 2004, Marian Stepniak, in his 84th year. Beloved husband of the late Marianna Solomczk. Loving father of Jan Stepniak and Susan Johnston (Chris) of Smiths Falls and Rose Harper (Dwight) of Richmond, B.C. and the late Stefan and Helen. Cherished grandfather of Steven and Christine Harper. Dear brother of Helena Starzynska of Poland. Also survived by many family in Poland. Friends may call at the Lannin Funeral Home in Smiths Falls on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Francis de Sales Church in Smiths Falls on Tuesday, January 4, 2005 at 11 a.m. Interment St. Francis de Sales Parish Cemetery. In memory of Marian, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Published in the Ottawa Citizen from 1/2/2005 - 1/3/2005.