Pavlak, Stephen George age 74, of Brooklyn Center died unexpectedly while napping, of multiple organ failure. Preceded in death by wife Jeanne “Suzie” Pavlak; father Sylvester G. Pavlak; mother Judith A. Pavlak (nee Austinson); and brother Phillip M. “Mike” Pavlak. Survived by daughter Jessica Pavlak; son-in-law Andrew Cook; brother Daniel Pavlak; sister-in-law Betty Pavlak; numerous nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, and great-great nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial 11:00 am Friday January 15, 2021 at Church of Saint William 6120 5th St. NE Fridley, with visitation starting at 10:00am. Visitation also Thursday January 14, 2021 from 5-8pm at Miller Funeral Home 6210 Highway 65 NE Fridley. Due to current Covid-19 restrictions a private interment will be held at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Shriners Childrens Hospitals of Minnesota or Smile Train.