- May 27, 1929 - April 12, 2017
- Broadview Heights, Ohio
of STEVE's Passing
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“Steve, You and Delie were such a big part of our lives.We had such wonderful times together in Florida as well as here. I am so grateful for those...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Jo Carl - Parma Hts., OH
“We are sad to see our uncle pass but know he will be happier in the next life. He was such a wonderful example to all. We are all better for knowing...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Marcia Raley - Wailea, HI
“Very sorry to hear of Steve's passing. May he rest with our fellow officers. God Bless.Spend MANY hours with him patrolling the shoreway at night...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: LOU SZABO - CONNEAUT, OH
“May you rest in peace Mr Sopko. I remember you as,a kind and loving man. My sympathies and comforting to your family who loved you so much.
4 of 10 | Posted by: Claudia Bowling - Strongsville, OH
“I am eternally grateful to have crossed your path. You made such a positive impact in my life and many others. Thank you for the great memories at...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Tom Sorensen - Brecksville, OH
“My deepest sympathy to the Sopko family. I remember Steve as a good man who gave me my first job many years ago. He certainly helped keep me in line...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Jack Ludesher - Parma, OH
“Please accept my deepest sympathies.
7 of 10 | Posted by: Dan Schade - NORTHFIELD, OH
“Audrey, Steve, and grands and greats, we love you all. We will be grieving along with you, at this double loss....God be with you all....sorry to be...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Steve and Barb Semple - OH
“My deepest sympathy to you and your family.
9 of 10 | Posted by: Dale W. Kozlowski - Garfield Hts., OH
“My condolences go out to Steve Jr. and your family. Steve and Adele are together again. I also want to say thank you to Steve Sr. for giving a lot of...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Bob` Kilner - Garfield Hts., OH
STEVE S. SOPKO, age 87. Retired Cleveland Police Officer and former CPPA Vice-President. Beloved husband of 69 years to the late Adele (nee Scionka). Loving father of Audrey, Sandra Dameron (deceased) (Edward) and Stephen (Lauren). Cherished grandfather of Keleigh Bowling, Barbara Toman (Brad), Kristen Miles (Brian), Mackenzie Renz (Virgil), Rebecca Dameron, Elyse Byrne (Marshall), Stephen (Elizabeth Butterfield), Christopher (Samantha); great grandfather of 11. Dear brother of George (Irene), Elizabeth Burke (deceased) and Dorothy Caro (Angelo, deceased). Also survived by nieces, nephews and many dear friends. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday April 22, 2017 St. Bartholomew Church at 10:00AM. Interment All Saints Cemetery. The family will receive friends FRIDAY 3 – 8 PM at the A. RIPEPI & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS (WEST OF I-71).