Mr. Alan Osetek, 58 of Rockwell passed away on Saturday, December 31, 2016 at the Glenn A. Kiser Hospice House in Salisbury. Mr. Osetek was born March 11, 1958 in Passaic, NJ, son of Mr. Walter Osetek and Theresa Groseibl Osetek.
Mr. Osetek was a member of Sacred Heart Church and he worked for Automotive Brakes for 18 years where he worked as a machine mechanic during this time he also attended Patterson Community College in Patterson New Jersey, all the while remaining of the Dean's List. After graduating from college Alan began working for PCC as their computer programer and consultant.
In 2007 Alan and his wife Sharon moved to Rowan County and resided in Rockwell where Alan started his own computer programing and consulting business AO Website Consulting.
Alan worked for 10 years serving businesses in Rowan County and he worked a lot with the town of East Spencer, photographing and working closely with events to help children succeed and to help the less fortunate.
In 2016 Alan started working for Universal Security where he was a Security Guard for AKZO-Nobel, he really enjoyed this new chapter in his life until he fell ill. Alan was very passionate about gardening and photography. He loved spending the summers with his grandchildren. Alan loved his two fur babies Faith and DJ.
Mr. Osetek is survived by his wife Sharon A. Osetek, step-son Kashawn Pelham and special friend Romona Alston of Patterson, NJ, four grandchildren Kayla, Kardan, Kashawn and Ka'Von. Brothers Thomas Osetek and wife Susan of Florida, niece Jamie and nephew Jeffrey, sister Carole Sova and husband Andrew of Colonia, NJ and nephews Daniel Sova and Michael Sova (Godson), mother in law, Daisy C. Flowers and a brother in law, David Maggette.
The family will receive friends at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Thursday, January 5th from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM.
The funeral service will be at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Thursday, January 5th at 11:00 AM conducted by Father John Eckert, pastor, burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Following Services the Family will meet at the Rockwell Civic Center, 114 N. Cherry St., Rockwell, NC 28138 for lunch.
Powles Staton Funeral Home is assisting the Osetek family. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com