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Kopriva

CAMERON—Funeral services for Joe John Kopriva Jr., 64, of Cameron were held Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church in Marak with Rev. Walter Matus officiating. Burial followed in Sts. Cyril & Methodius Cemetery.

Rosary was recited Sunday, Jan. 16 at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron.

Mr. Kopriva died Thursday, Jan. 13, at his home.

A retired supervisor at WilsonArt, he was born Oct. 22, 1946, in Cameron to Joe John and Georgia Miladie (Malcik) Kopriva.

Mr. Kopriva was a graduate of C.H. Yoe High School.

He married Kristi Werner on Oct. 23, 1965.

Mr. Kopriva was a member of Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors are his wife, Kristi Kopriva of Cameron; a daughter, Alicia Smith of Cameron, and Martha Hubnik of Cameron; also two grandchildren, Chelsea and Levi.

Memorials may be made to breast cancer research, brain cancer research or to the American Heart Association.


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