Stephen James Meskill, 64 of Philadelphia, Pa passed away Saturday, April 6, 2024, surrounded by his children. Stephen affectionately known to his children as “Stevie G” was born July 7, 1959, to the late Margaret (nee Collier) and Joseph Meskill. Stephen attended George Washington High School and Lincoln Technical Institute and was a former employee of CTDI.

Stephen who was always quick with a joke, loved to fish and loved the wilderness, he was a history buff and enjoyed watching cartoons. A lifelong Philadelphia resident, Stephen was a die-hard Philly sports fan with a special place in his heart for the Eagles. Stephen’s greatest love however, was his granddaughter who he loved to spend time with, whether it was going to soccer games, going on adventures, or playing Barbies, Stephen was always happiest when he was with Jolee.

Stephen was married for 37 years to the late Patricia Meskill (nee Dahms) and is survived by his three children, Lorenea (Joseph), Vincent, and Gannon, his siblings Joseph Jr. (Michelle), Audrey (Mark), Teresa, Regina (Stephen), Christine (the late Ernest Bock Jr.), many nieces and nephews, and most importantly his granddaughter Jolee. Stephen was preceded in death by the late David Meskill (Geraldine).  

All are invited to Stephen’s viewing and funeral Friday April 12th at McCafferty Funeral & Cremation Inc. 6711 Frankford Ave. Phila., PA 19135 (between Unruh & Knorr Sts.) from 9:30am-11:00am. There will be a words of remembrance service in the funeral home at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to The American Cancer Society, in his name.