Edward Joseph Trzepacz, 62, died on Sept. 2, 2020, after a three week battle with COVID-19.
He was born in Los Angeles on April 30, 1958, and adopted by Joseph Frank Trzepacz and Elaine Cardenaz. He was raised in the San Gabriel Valley and Yucaipa.
He was married to his wife Jean for almost 40-years and raised three beautiful children, Celeste Trzepacz of Hemet, Jacyn Brasket and husband Adam of Grand Terrace and his son Calvin Trzepacz and wife Brook of Bullhead City, Ariz.
He was preceded in death by his infant son (Joey) Joseph Richard Trzepacz, his father Joseph, stepmother Rosie and his grandmother whom he adored, Susan Cardenaz. He has five grandchildren he lived for, Kailyn, Dillan, Evelyn and Owen of Grand Terrace and Isabella of Bullhead City, Ariz. He was raised with five sisters, Cindy Wilson, Holly Wielogorski, Valerie States, Michelle Furmanski, Dede Wilmot, his aunt and uncle Bob and Dolores Cardenaz, and many other relatives that loved him. He was blessed to have so many family and friends and was loved by many and will be missed by all.
A paddle out ceremony at Lake Mohave, Ariz., is planned for Sept. 30, and an outdoor celebration of life will be planned for October in the Yucaipa/ Oak Glen area. For more information, please contact the family.