Carla Ann Kopacz, 67

Carla Ann Kopacz of Grafton died peacefully and was taken away from us too quickly on July 20, 2013, at the age of 67.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ruth (née Endruschat) and Carl Schertz; her mother-in-law and father-in-law Frances (née Maciejewski) and John J. Kopacz; and her dog, Simba.

Carla was the beloved wife of John, her steadfast companion who lovingly cared for her; loving mom of Laura (Erich) Haak and Lisa (Curtis Susek) Kopacz; beloved cousin of Phoebe (Robin) Schrank and their son Benjamin; and fond sister-in-law of Carol (the late Bob) Schneider, Jim (Marlene) Kopacz, the late Donald (the late Dolores) Kopacz and the late Bob (Sandy) Kopacz. She will be remembered by all her family and friends. Carla dedicated her life to her family and pets. She loved animals, ceramics, gardening, reading and volunteering at Portals and 4-H.

A visitation will be held Thursday, July 25, 2013, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Schramka-Densow Funeral Home, 423 N. Main St., Thiensville, with a memorial service at 6 p,m.

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Schramka-Densow Funeral Home is assisting the family.