A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 6, at St. Stephen Catholic Church in Stevens Point. Burial will be in Forest Cemetery Stevens Point.
Visitation will be at the church from 10 a.m. Monday until the service.
A memorial will be set up in his name for Ministry Home Care-Hospice Services.
Boston Funeral Home of Stevens Point assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at bostonfuneralhome.net.
Mr. Konopacky was born April 11, 1925, in Chippewa Falls, a son of the late Joseph and Margaret (Groshek) Konopacky. He attended elementary schools in Chippewa Falls and graduated from McDonald Memorial High School in 1943. His family moved to Stevens Point in 1943.
He worked briefly for the Soo Line Railroad in 1943, before enlisting in the U.S. Army. He served from Sept. 17, 1943, until March 21, 1946. He was a member of Company B, 289th Infantry Regiment, 175th Division. He was a PFC stationed in Central Europe.
After service, he returned to the Soo Line Railroad, where he worked until his retirement in 1986.
He was married to Marjorie Jean Lucille Cammack on June 26, 1948, at St. Stephen Catholic Church in Stevens Point. She died Sept. 8, 2010.
He was a member of the Elks Lodge 641 of Stevens Point.
Survivors include one son, Curtis, Stevens Point; two daughters, Lyn Ellen Konopacky and Peggy (Kurt) Slowinski, both of Stevens Point; two grandsons; and two great-grandsons.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Donald and Ray.