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Richard T. Kopec, age 66, of Elmhurst, IL; Retired Officer Addison Police Dept. after 27 years of service; an avid sportsman; found peace on Monday Oct. 26, 2015. Loving Husband of the late Judith Kopec; Beloved Father of Stephanie (Matt) Mikos; Cherished Grandfather of Tristan Kopec; Devoted Brother of Barbara (Bill) Hameder, Mary (Paul) Johnson, Bernice Torrez (Mike Tams) and Ron (Vickie) Kopec. Richard was preceded in death by his Parents, Henrietta and Bruno Kopec and his Sister, Julia Maxson. He is survived by his Mother in Law, Helen (the late Jim) Monkerud and Brother in Law, Jim (Linn) Monkerud. He will be greatly missed by his nieces, nephews and many friends. Visitation at the Pedersen-Ryberg Mortuary, 435 N. York St., Elmhurst, IL on Friday, Oct. 30, 2015 from 3 to 9 p.m. Funeral Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015 beginning with prayers at the mortuary at 9 a.m. and proceeding to Mary Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, Elmhurst for a Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery, Justice, IL for info 630-834-1133 or