Bryan J. Szopinski

June 18, 1974 - July 18, 2007

Bryan J. Szopinski, 33, of Waukesha, died Wednesday, July 18, 2007. He was born June 18, 1974, in Milwaukee, to Eugene and Diane (nee Sharping) Szopinski.

He was a graduate of Waukesha South High School and Waukesha County Technical College, where he received his degree from the plastic injection mold setup program. He was a former member of the Town of Waukesha Fire Department. He had a passion for hockey, playing and coaching for the Southeastern Hockey Association of Wisconsin.

He will be sadly missed by his parents, Gene and Diane of Waukesha, along with his brothers, Kurt of Waukesha and Chad of West Allis. He is further survived by his paternal grandparents, Eugene and Doris Szopinski of Texas; uncle, Jerry Szopinski of Texas; aunts, Donna (Ron) Mashlan of Kaukauna and Dee Sharping of Memphis, Tenn.; and cousins, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Ralph and Ann Sharping.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the 10:30 a.m. funeral service Saturday, July 21, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Graveside services will follow at Highland Memorial Park.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or visit for directions or to leave an online tribute.