Timothy J. Kopaceski Obituary

Timothy J. Kopaceski, 50, of Benton Harbor, passed away on June 15, 2022 at his home.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday, June 22 at Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home in Coloma. Visitation will begin at 1:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Tim’s memory may be made to the family. Those wishing to leave a message or share a memory with the family online may do so by selecting the link on this page.

Tim was born June 11, 1972 in Berrien Springs to Thomas and Patsy (Clayton) Kopaceski.   He was previously employed by Bosch as a security guard and Van Buren County Sherrif’s Department. Tim was part of the Sister Lakes Fire Department as well as on their dive team. He also owned his own business, Dreams Painting and Remodeling. Tim enjoyed hunting, fishing, going out on his boat, attending the races at Hartford Speedway, mushroom hunting and camping. He also loved spending time with his family, friends and grandkids.

Tim leaves behind his wife of 27 years, Stephanie; his step father Lee Miracle; children John Kopaceski, Zack Kopaceski, Joyce (Brandan) Roberts and Montana Kopaceski; sister Stacey (Dale) Miller; niece Alannah Miller; brother Frank (Kerrie) Pipkins; grandchildren Amodeus, Elliana, Madisyn, Adrianne and Jazlynn. Also surviving are numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his father and mother in law John and Cheryl Mitchell and sister in law Renee Mitchell.