Obituaries: November 14, 2013
Carl E. Kopischkie, Jr.
Carl E. Kopischkie, Jr., 71 of Sun City Center, Fla. passed away Nov. 7, 2013 following a tragic accident. He retired as a high school teacher and golf coach after 25 years of service for Wauwatosa (Wisc.) Public School System. He was a member of the Lions Club in Sussex, Wisc., an avid golfer and volunteer for the Good Samaritans. He was a member and served on the Board of Deacons of the United Community Church.
He was preceded in death by parents Carl E. and Bernice Kopischkie, Sr.; brother-in-law Richard Margolis; and sister-in-law Judy Vandenberg.
Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Jan; sons Michael (Paula) Kopischkie and Patrick (Carrie) Kopischkie; sister Joan Margolis; grandchildren Melina, Carter and Aidan Kopischkie; niece Joan Endres; nephews Jon Lourigan, Sam Morrison, and Eric and Ryan Henderson; sister-in-law Bev (Tom) Henderson; brothers-in-law Ron Nehring and Dan (Zinnia) Vandenberg; aunt Eleanor Weber; and many cousins.
A memorial service was held Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at the United Community Church in Sun City Center, Fla. Arrangements by Sun City Center Funeral Home.