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Torey Joseph Kopacz

Newport, N.H. — Torey Joseph Kopacz, 29, of Newport, N.H., passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, September 5, 2013, due to an unexpected illness. Torey was a fun loving, caring person who lit up the room when he walked in. Torey loved his wife and two young boys more than anything. Most people knew Torey to be a person that was filled with jokes and laughter, he loved getting a rise out of people. Torey valued spending time with his family and friends, and in his spare time he took his boys hunting, fishing and hiking through the woods. Nothing more made him happy than making his children smile.

Torey lives on through his two young boys, Gavin D. Kopacz, 9, and Braiden R. Kopacz, 3. He leaves behind his wife, Chelsie Fellows Kopacz; his mother, Judith Ward Menard; his brothers, Brandon Kopacz and Josh Raney; his step-fathers, Tim Temple and Brian Menard; his sister-in-laws, Krystal Kopacz, Sara Dodge and Amanda Rudio; his brother-in-law, Steven Rudio; his mother-in-law, Bonnie Rudio; his nieces, Kayleigh Plante Kopacz and a niece due in January, A. Torey Rose Kopacz; his nephews, Chase Raney and Wyatt Burbank; his grandmother, Barbara Davis; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews.

A burial will be held October 6th at 12 p.m., at the Pine Grove Cemetery in Newport N.H., followed by a Celebration of Life for Torey J. Kopacz at the Newport Golf Course from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Donations can be made to the Torey J. Kopacz Memorial Fund at Claremont Savings Bank, and to

Torey will be missed by many, may he rest in peace.