Marsh Funeral Home

305 N Cemetery Rd, Gurnee, IL


Dennis "Skip" Kopala

August 2, 1948February 3, 2020

Dennis "Skip" Kopala, age 71, of Grayslake. Beloved husband of Nancy for 33 years. Loving dad of Danny Kopala, and the late James Kopala. Dear brother of Walter "Kuppy" (Joy), Debbie, and Darrin. Son of the late Walter and Evelyn Kopala.

Skip was an avid Chicago Bears fan, enjoyed trap shooting, and was dubbed the Chicago Food Connoisseur by his family. He will be greatly missed by all.

Interment will be private, and take place at a later date.

For funeral info: MarshFuneralHome.com or 847-336-0127


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Dennis "Skip" Kopala

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Judi Degand

February 18, 2020

I know Len met you the day you arrived. Bet you are either eating Pizza, or having a big ole Steak. Either way, I know you have company. Will miss you....I'll be talking to Nancy, so be relieved. You will be missed by so many.....you helped anyone and everyone that needed help. R.I.P.

Sue Dunn

February 18, 2020

RIP Skip. The neighborhood will miss you!

Paul Watson

February 15, 2020

Rest in peace my friend. Many fond memories through the years.
We were rascals. Love ya my buddy

Renae Pilipiak Impastato

February 9, 2020

Dennis sat behind me in 8th grade he was a fun loving guy. He was always smiling and having fun. I will always remember him. Rest in peace my friend. Renae (Pilipiak) Impastato

Darlene (Szymanski) Hendrix

February 4, 2020

Skip as we all knew him has left us to soon . I knew him all thru Scammon elementary School he was a funny fun loving kid and always was smiling and mischievous RIP Skip we will all see one another again one day. Be at peace . Darlene (Szymanski) Hendrix