Istvan "Steve" Burany

Istvan (Steve) Burany of Black Rock (CT)

Steve passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at St. Vincent's Medical Center surrounded by his devoted family.

Born in Hungary on January 9, 1935, he was the son of the late Jozef and Maria Burany. He is survived by his loving wife, of 58 years, Julienne. His beloved children - Fanny Maschak and husband Billy, Zoly Burany, Beau Burany and wife Lori. His cherished grandchildren – Courtney Parkinson and husband Matt, Chloe, Amber and Danielle Burany, and Zachary Burany.

Steve was the owner of Steve's European Cars. A car enthusiast, he took pride working on his favorite European cars especially his prized possession a 1971 Citroen DS21. He was an avid sportsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He liked to watch the Price is Right and WWE. He especially loved to spend time with his family.

Funeral services will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Nutmeg Spay/Neuter Animal Clinic ( To sign an online guest book or to send private condolences, please visit