1933 - September 21, 2018

Sullivan Co., NY and Poughkeepsie, NY

Elaine Kopatz Rose (1933-2018) of Newport Beach, California, formerly of Northville, MI, Longboat Key, FL and Poughkeepsie, NY, passed away on September 21, 2018. She was born and raised in Sullivan County, NY, was a graduate of Cornell University and retired from IBM in Poughkeepsie.

Survivors are a daughter, Julie K. Kurcz (Joseph); a son, Eric W. Kopatz; a grandson, James J. Kurcz; a sister, Irene Wagner and several nieces. She was pre-deceased by William M. Kopatz and William J. Rose.

Private services and inurnment will take place at a later date in New York.

Donations appreciated and may be made to: Michigan Parkinson Foundation, 30400 Telegraph Rd. #150, Bingham Farms, MI 48025.

Arrangements are under the direction of the VanInwegen-Kenny, Inc. Funeral Home of Wurtsboro.