Steve Bulyca was born at the old Kirkland Hospital on March 28, 1950 to Betty and Al Bulyca. He went to be with the Lord on August 18, 2010 following a stroke at the age of 60.
After graduating from Lake Washington High School, Steve attended Bellevue Community College and Central Washington University. He started working for his dad and uncle at Emil’s Concrete Construction becoming an accomplished cement finisher, later forming his own concrete construction company and later was a general contractor, building homes. The first house he built was his home in Woodinville that he and his family have lived in for the past 28 years.
Spending time with family and friends, camping, hunting, fishing, celebrating holidays, especially the 4th of July were highlights in his life. Growing up in Kirkland he played baseball and football. As a dad, he enjoyed coaching his sons’ baseball teams. He loved watching Husky football and was especially proud when his youngest son played football at the University of Washington.
Steve was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Kathy, his sons Ryan and Casey and daughter Kaylee, his sisters Cindy Jackman (Roy) and Robin Bulyca. He will also be missed and remembered by many other relatives and good friends. A memorial service was held at First Lutheran Church of Bothell on August 26.