Charles B. "Chuck" Poepping

  • Born: September 4, 1952
  • Died: February 8, 2016
  • Location: Saint Rosa, Minnesota

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Melrose, MN 56352
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Tribute & Message From The Family

Charles B. "Chuck" Poepping, age 63 of St. Rosa, died Monday, February 8, 2016 at the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud, Minnesota.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, February 12 at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in St. Rosa with Rev. Daniel Walz officiating. A private inurnment will be held at a later date.

Visitation will be from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Friday at the church in St. Rosa.

Charles Bernard Poepping was born September 4, 1952 in Melrose, Minnesota to Sylvester and Irene (Dickhaus) Poepping. He graduated from Melrose High School in 1971. Chuck held a variety of jobs after graduation including carpentry, tiling in the Elrosa area, and finally farming on the family farm near St. Rosa. He was a member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in St. Rosa. Chuck enjoyed snowmobile racing, motorcycling, four-wheeling, fishing, and loved spending time with his family.

Survivors include his significant other, Diane Czech of St. Rosa; son, Nicholas Poepping; brother and sisters, Glen (Val) Poepping of Cold Spring, Betty (Allen) Bertram of St. Cloud, Connie (Florian) Sprenger of St. Rosa, and Lois (Wayne) Notsch of Little Falls.

Charles was preceded in death by his parents, Sylvester and Irene Poepping.


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Rest in peace Charlie well miss you very much we enjoy the time we had love nick and diane.

Posted by dianeczech - st rosa, MN - Significant Other   February 13, 2016

Very surprised to hear of this. Chuck was my neighbor while growing up. I used to hear him testing and tuning his race sleds on the pond. I remember all the cool cars he had, and I thank him for teaching me a few things over the years. Race on my friend. #56 Vance Elfering

Posted by Vance Elfering - Dayton, MN - Neighbor   February 12, 2016

Charlie rest in peace, I am glad that I had the opportunity to meet you. You have a very wonderful and caring lady and a very handsome son. Charlie you will be very deeply missed by Ronald, John, Kurt, Pee Wee, Walter & Barb, Sue, & Rosie along with your nephews and nieces Justin Ashley & Jake. Diane and Nick your in our prayers everyday. God Bless
Love your sister

Posted by Sue Heitland - Brainerd, MN - Family   February 11, 2016

Our sympathy to the Poepping family. We enjoyed being neighbors and cousins on 17 before our parents moved to New Munich.

Posted by Martha Butkowski and Family - New Munich, MN - Family   February 10, 2016

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