Troy John Knoepke, age 55, passed away Monday, January 27th due to complications of diabetes with his devoted and loving wife and sister by his side.
He was born May 27, 1964 at St. Paul, MN to Gerald and Sharon (Jenke) Knoepke. He graduated from Johnson High School, attended Concordia College and later Wausau Technical College.
Baptised and confirmed at East Emmanual Lutheran in St. Paul, MN. and later welcomed into the family at English Lutheran of La Crosse.
He met the love of his life, Coleen M. (Sargent) Knoepke, they married May 19, 2001.
Preceeded in death by his Father: he is survived by his mother, Sharon, Sister Annette (Mike) Aime, Aunt Fern Heintz, nephews Joseph and Michael Altier, nieces FaithRose Wateski and Jacquelyn (Joe) Sahnow. Sister-in-law Laura (Mike) Wateski, Brother-in-law Daniel (Peggy) Sargent.
Services scheduled for Sunday, February 2nd at 1:00 pm, at English Lutheran Church 1509 King Street La Crosse Wi.
The family wishes to thank the dialysis units at Mayo Clinic, most especially Tiffany, Sharon and Angie and all of the caring staff at La Crosse Mayo Hospital and Sparta Hospital. Pastors Mark, Becky and Vicar Eric of English Lutheran Church.