Richard Zupancic "Z"
Richard Zupancic born on May 6, 1945 in Cleveland, Ohio, passed away on August 15, 2018 in his daughter’s home in Modesto, California at age 73.
Survivors include his children, Curtis Zupancic and Celeste Zupanciccarpenter. Richard had four beautiful grandchildren; Dean, Slade, Johnnie Zupancic and Hunter Carpenter. Nieces and Nephews include Cynthia Vanderziel, Kirk Vanderziel, Kelly Griggs-rakes, Robert Griggs, Michael Zupancic and many great nieces and nephews.
Richard had a very accomplished professional life beginning with the Air Force from 1964-1968.
Richard and Constance met and were married on August 23, 1969. The love and support of Constance made it possible for Richard to focus on school and achieve a Civil Engineering degree from Cal Poly Pomona in 1974. He was a Civil Engineer for over 35 years for both the Federal Government and the State of California.
Richard was a beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather, uncle and friend. Please join his
family in celebration of his life on Saturday, October 20th from 1-4pm at Nuckols Ranch in