Name: Sophie M. Scepaniak
Daniel Funeral Home, St. Cloud
St. Stephen's Catholic Church, St. Stephen
Visitation will be from 4:00 - 8:00 PM on Monday at Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud. Parish Prayers will be at 7:00 PM on Monday at the Funeral Home. Visitation will also be from 9:00 - 10:00 AM on Tuesday at the church in St. Stephen prior to the service.
Sophie was born on May 23, 1929 in Opole to Thomas and Mary (Beam) Kantor. She married Clarence J. Scepaniak on August 17, 1948 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church in Opole. Sophie was a member of St. Stephen Parish, formerly a member of St. Michaels Mission Group, American Legion Auxiliary Unit 428, V.F.W 4847 Auxiliary, a life member of the Central Minnesota Chapter American Prisoners of War, and the Gold Star Wives.
Sophie loved dancing, was passionate about caring for her family and friends, and enjoyed baking her famous coffee cake which she shared with many.
Sophie is survived by her children Karen (Ray) Trobec of St. Stephen, Duane (Jane) Scepaniak of St. Joseph, David (Jan) Scepaniak of Dassel, Sandra (Frank) Pogreba of Bowlus, Laure (Jeff) Victor of Bowlus, 11 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, sister Rita (Don) Stangler of St. Stephen, brothers Leo (Betty) Kantor of St. Joseph, Eddie (Delores) Kantor of Holdingford, Sylvester (Rita) Kantor of St. Cloud, and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, infant daughter Mary, brothers Thomas Jr., Alois, twins Viola and Vince, and sister Adella Bollig.
She will be held forever in our hearts until we meet again.
Memorials are preferred.