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Stephen Scott Paliska III

September 26, 1957 ~ May 15, 2023 (age 65) 65 Years Old


Stephen Scott Paliska III September 26, 1957 - May 14, 2023

Stephen Scott Paliska III, beloved husband, father, brother, and grandfather, passed away on May 14, 2023, in Tustin, California. He was born on September 26, 1957, in Toronto, Ontario.

Steve was a remarkable individual who made a significant impact in both his personal and professional life. He was the proud owner and founder of PPS Parking Inc, a company he established in 1986. Steve's dedication and expertise in the industry earned him recognition as a prominent figure in the Orange County business community.

Beyond his business pursuits, Steve actively contributed to his community. He served as a board member of Corazon De Vida and was deeply committed to supporting Orangewood Children's Home. Steve's involvement in these charitable organizations showcased his compassion and generosity.

An avid sports enthusiast, Steve found joy in race boat driving and participated in events such as the Catalina Ski Race. He cherished Mexico's art and culture and immersed himself in philanthropic endeavors that promoted education and well-being. Steve's love for his family was evident through his enthusiastic support for his boys' high school football games at Mater Dei High School. He was also dedicated to coaching youth sports, including Little League and soccer. Steve's memorable adventures with the Indian Guides created lasting bonds and unforgettable experiences. Wahoka.

Steve was an esteemed member of the Irvine Chamber of Commerce and served on the board of Corazon De Vida. He received great fulfillment from his involvement in these organizations, striving to make a positive difference in the lives of others.

Steve's family was of utmost importance to him. He is survived by his loving wife, Linda Paliska; his children, Stephen Paliska IV and Christopher Paliska; his brother, Paul Paliska; and his cherished grandchildren, Avery Paliska, Stephen Paliska V, Charlotte Paliska, Harper Paliska, Peyton Paliska, Michael Paliska, Grayson Paliska, and Cooper Paliska.

In honor of Steve's memory and his passion for Corazon De Vida, the family kindly requests donations be made to the organization. Contributions can be made online at (

Steve's infectious spirit, warm heart, and unwavering dedication will be deeply missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him. His legacy of kindness and community involvement will continue to inspire others to make a difference.


May Stephen Scott Paliska III rest in eternal peace.



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Celebration of Life
May 20, 2023

2:00 PM
Brown Colonial Mortuary
204 W. 17th St.
Santa Ana, California 92706


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