Heinz F. Opitz

Sept. 27, 1954 Nov. 23, 2013

Heinz F. Opitz passed away unexpectedly at his beloved deer hunting spot near Hayward on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at the age of 59.

He was the loving husband of 35 years to Sherrie (nee Busateri); cherished dad of Marco Opitz, Shaylynn (Mark Jr.) Kraus, Chad (Erin) Opitz and Ravae Opitz; son of Edith (nee Buettner) and the late Gerhard Opitz; brother of Herbert Opitz; and son-in-law of Marion and the late Thomas Busateri. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha, with a funeral service at 7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.

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