Paul G. Kopack, Jr. passed away Wednesday, July 21, 2021, in Myrtle Beach, SC. Born in Edwardsville, PA, he was a son of the late Paul G. Kopack, Sr. and Kathryn (Rucofsky) Kopack. Besides his parents, Paul was preceded in death by his sister, Gloria (Kopack) Allen.
Before coming to Myrtle Beach in 1986, Paul lived in New Jersey and was District Real Estate Loan Manager for Household Finance Corporation (HFC) for 34 years. He was a longtime devoted fan of the New York Football Giants and the New York Mets. He was an avid golfer and for 27 years after retirement from HFC, was the head starter at Myrtlewood Golf Course in Myrtle Beach. His catholic faith was very important to Paul and he was a communicant of St. Andrew Catholic Church in Myrtle Beach. He was also a WWII US Navy Veteran.
Survivors include his wife of 69 years, Jean C. (Stukey) Kopack; two sons, Paul G. Kopack, III (Lorraine) and Robert J. Kopack (Mary); a daughter, Karen (Kopack) Maj (Joseph); a brother, George E. Kopack; eight grandchildren, Michael Kopack (Chelsea), Gregory Kopack, Christopher Maj, Marisa Maj, Alexa Maj, Brandon Kopack, Courtney Kopack, Melissa Gallagher; a great-grandson, Jackson Revis.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 AM, Monday, July 26, 2021, at St. Andrew Catholic Church, 503 37th Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577. Inurnment, with military honors, will be at 2:00 PM, Monday, July 26, 2021, at the St. Michael Catholic Church Columbarium, 542 Cypress Ave, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to St. Andrew Catholic Church in Paul's memory. https://standrewcatholicchurch.weshareonline.org/