Stephen Czapski Obituary

Stephen Stewart Czapski
Stephen Stewart Czapski

October 19, 1944 - February 5, 2019
Born in Chicago, IL
Resided in Grosse Pointe Farms, MI
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Czapski, Stephen. Age 74. February 5, 2019. Beloved husband of the late Anne. Proud father of Margaret Cappelli (Dr. Michael), Stephen Czapski (Heather), and Frank Czapski (Elizabeth). Loving grandfather of Roxanne, Conner, Michael, Anthony, Jonny, Olivia, and Carter.

Stephen worked with special needs children in the Detroit Public School system for over 30 years. He was the area director of the Detroit Special Olympics. He also taught at Wayne State University for 20 years as an adjunct professor in the school of education. During the Vietnam era, he was in the 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne). He was the medic of his unit.

A special thanks goes out to Michele, Barb, Adrienne and Ann and all the other staff and residents at American House in Grosse Pointe Farms. They made his life so joyful.

Visitation Friday 2-8 pm at A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Ave., at Vernier Rd., Grosse Pointe Woods. Rosary 7:00 pm.

Instate Saturday 9:30 until 10:00 am Marr at St. Matthew Church, 6021 Whittier, Detroit. Memorial contributions may be made to the Detroit Special Olympics.




A. H. Peters Funeral Home of Grosse Pointe
20705 Mack Avenue
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI US 48236
Friday, February 8, 2019
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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St. Matthew Catholic Church
6021 Whittier
Detroit, MI US
Saturday, February 9, 2019
10:00 AM
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