CENTRAL FALLS - John Kopec 96, of Hunt Street passed away Thursday November 25, 2010 at Harris Health Care North.
Born in New Bedford, MA he was a son of the late Antoni and Zophia (Sztaba) Kopic. He lived in Central Falls for the past 40 years and was formerly of the Valley Falls section of Cumberland.
Before retiring he was employed as a Machine Operator for Standard Nut & Bolt Manufacturing Co. of Cumberland for many years.
He was a WWII Army Veteran serving in the Southern Philippines with the 226th Field Artillery Battalion Battery C.
He leaves one sister Amelia S. Ruszala of Central Falls, nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Stanley, Matthew, Walter and Frederick Kopec.
A PRIVATE FUNERAL with Military Honors will be held Tuesday November 30, 2010 at the convenience of the family. PLEASE OMIT FLOWERS.