US Air Force

Stephen E. Hairston, Sr.

June 1, 1942 ~ May 30, 2022 (age 79)


Stephen Emerson Hairston, Sr. 
Age 79 of Pittsburgh, passed away on Monday, May 30, 2022. Born on June 1, 1942, he was the son of the late Elwood and Ethel (Barva) Hairston. Stephen served our country with the United States Air Force, and then spent his working years as an electrical engineer, and was a longtime DJ for WAMO, WDSY and WEEP where he spent a lot of time doing community service. He loved to spend his time tinkering with anything that had to do with electronics. He is survived by his sons, Stephen (Lonnie) Hairston, Jr., Eric (Kisha) Hairston Sr., and Michael Hairston; siblings, Eleanor Hairston, Peter Hairston, and James (Barbara) Hairston; grandchildren, Alita, Stephen A., Tyre, Layla, Kaylee, Myla, Shari, Millie, Eric Jr., and Elwood; step-grandson, Dylan Wissinger; great-grandchildren, Devon, Carlotto, Jaya, James, and Sophia. Family and friends will be received on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, from 10:00-12:00 PM at the JOBE FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, INC. (MONROEVILLE/PLUM CHAPEL) 445 Beatty Road, Monroeville (412-856-4747). Online condolences can be shared at

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June 7, 2022

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