FREEDOM – Steven J. Dikun, 65, passed away on Friday, September 24, 2021 at Trumbull Regional Medical Center, Warren.
He was born on May 10, 1956 in Youngstown, son of Stephen and Stella Dikun.
Steve was an accomplished guitar technician for artists such as ZZ Top, Aerosmith, Fleetwood Mac, Little Feat, Phish, Warren Zevon, Black Crowes and Prince, to name a few. After a distinguished and colorful career on the road, he moved to Burbank, California to live and work as a “Roc N ‘Roll Doctor”. He later developed his own line of custom amps and was the go-to man in Los Angeles and the surrounding area when it comes to servicing and repairing vintage guitars and amps.
Steve’s second greatest love in life was fishing. He loved to go fishing with his father and carried this love of the sport all his life.
Steve is survived by his brothers, Thomas R. (Laura) Dikun of Nooksach, Washington and Edward W. Dikun of Liberty; niece, Justine Dikun; nephew, Joshua (Samatha) Dikun; and two aunts, Carmel Lucarelli of Girard and Catherine Lucarello of Niles.
He was predeceased by his father, Stephen Dikun, who died on February 3, 1999; and her mother, Stella M. Dikun, who passed away on July 3, 2021.
Family and friends can call the Holloway-Williams Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 611 Robbins Ave., Niles, 330-652-2422, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 3, 2021.
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