Stan Kocon, age 95, of Shakopee, passed away Sunday, June 28, at St. Gertrude’s Health Care Center in Shakopee.
Stan is survived by his children, Craig (Lois) Kocon, Kent (Kathi) Kocon, Mary Kay (Bob) Baden, Maureen (Mike) Kurvers, Mark (Sandy) Kocon, Kevin O’Keefe, Maureen O’Keefe (Tammie Barcomb), Greg O’Keefe (Colleen Dubisar); 13 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; siblings, Ted “Butch” Kocon, Ray Kocon, Eddie (JoAnn) Kocon; and Stan’s very special friend Ginny Zimmer.
He was preceded in death by his two wives, Marilyn and Pat, brothers, Wally, Victor, Joe and Frank Kocon; sister, Veronica “Coke” Fitzgerald; brothers-in-law, George and Gary Engel.
Visitation Monday, July 6, from 9-10:30 am, at McNearney-Schmidt Funeral Home, 1220 3rd Ave. E., Shakopee. Mass of Christian Burial Monday at 11:00 am at Church of St. Mark, 350 S. Atwood St., Shakopee. ** Live streaming of services will begin Monday at 11 AM, on the McNearney-Schmidt Funeral and Cremation Facebook page. *Social Distancing will be observed, and masks are suggested. Private family interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Stan would like memorials to go to Shakopee Area Catholic Schools.
Arrangements are with the McNearney-Schmidt Funeral Home in Shakopee.