Meadville Tribune

July 17, 2013

Michael Kopcznski

Meadville Tribune

ASHTABULA, Ohio — Michael Kopcznski, 69, of Ashtabula, Ohio, died Tuesday morning, July 16, 2013, at the Cleveland Clinic.

Born June 27, 1944, in Conneautville, he was a son of Penny and Bob Chamberlain.

Mike graduated from Conneaut Valley High School, Class of 1963, and retired from CXS Railroad after 42 years service.

His hobbies included hunting, fishing, boating and outdoor activities. Mike was a member of Meadville Masonic Lodge 408, Moose, Eagles, Elks, Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion and the Riverside Yacht Club in Ashtabula.

Survivors include his sons, Mark Kopcznski of Meadville, Michael (Melanie) Kopcznski Jr. of Alaska and his children, Savannah, Taylor and Allison Kopcznski, son, Todd Pavlik of Saegertown and his children, Trevor and Dustin Pavlik; fiancée, Barb Woodard of Ashtabula; brother, Bobby Chamberlain of Niagara Falls, N.Y.; and former wife, Sandra Lawrence of Alaska.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be on Friday morning in Guerriero Funeral Home, 1550 W. 19th St., in Ashtabula, Ohio, from 10:30 until the time of the service.

Funeral service will be on Friday at 12:30 p.m. in the funeral home, with Deacon Daniel Finnerty of Our Lady of Peace Parish officiating.

Burial will take place in St. Peters Cemetery in Conneautville.