Norbert F. Ropiecki

Born: Sat., Aug. 23, 1924
Died: Fri., Apr. 6, 2018


11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Wed., Apr. 11, 2018
Location: Garr Funeral Home

Funeral Mass

1:00 PM Wed., Apr. 11, 2018
Location: Garr Funeral Home

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Norbert F. Ropiecki, 93, of Erie, passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018 at UPMC-Hamot. He was born August 23, 1924, in Erie, son of the late William and Anna E. Chojnacki Ropiecki.

He retired after 29 years of service at Lake Erie Electrial. He served in the Pennsylvania National Guard for six years. He belonged to St. Stanislaus Catholic Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Lynette and Cheryl, three grandsons, and several great grandchildren, one brother, Richard Ropiecki (Dorothy), two sisters, Elizabeth Zelczak, Delphine Palkovic, a sister-in-a-law, Patricia Denning, and many nieces and nephews, all of Erie.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Leonard Ropiecki, three brothers, Edwin Ropiecki, William Ropey and Ernest Denning, a brother-in-law, William Palkovic, a niece, Pamela Palkovic, and a sister-in-law, Rosemarie Ropey.

Relatives and friends may call at St. Stanislaus Church, on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, from 11:00 AM until the time of the Mass at 1:00 PM. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Gertrude A. Barber Center, 136 East Avenue, Erie, PA 16507 or to T.R.E.C., 8342 Platz Road, Fairview, PA 16415.

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