Emily Stopinski (nee Zaniewski)

Nov. 11, 1926 – Feb. 12, 2014

Emily Stopinski (nee Zaniewski) entered eternal life February 12, 2014, at age 87.

She was the beloved wife of the late Ralph Stopinski; cherished mother of Ralph Jr. (Kathryn); loving grandmother of Raymond (Ashley), Richard and Robin; great-grandmother of Kendal, Cadence and Camden; and sister of Ceil (the late Rudy) Bozic, the late Wanda Zaniewski, the late Edwin Zaniewski and Leonard (Joanne) Zaniewski. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Emily was the former owner of Al-Mar Pet Shoppe in West Allis. She was known as the “bird lady.” Emily loved gardening and dancing.

A private service will be held February 21 at St Adalbert Cemetery. Max A Sass & Sons, l5l5 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee, is serving the family.

The family would like to thank the Waukesha Visiting Nurse Association Hospice for their compassionate care and attention given to Emily. A special thank you to Katie and Sandra. You both touched her heart.