Cathy Ann Grandgenett Grosskopf
February 12, 1952 – July 25, 2018
Cathy Ann Grandgenett Grosskopf was born February 12, 1952. After battling a courageous fight with ovarian cancer, she passed away on July 25, 2018, with family by her side. Cathy was born in Little Sioux, Iowa to Nealy and Waneita Grandgenett. She graduated from the University of Nebraska-Omaha in 1974. She married the love of her life, H. Scott Grosskopf, on June 8, 1974.
Cathy was preceded in death by her father, Nealy Grandgenett; mother, Waneita Grandgenett; sister, Bettie Volk; father-in-law, Harold Grosskopf; mother-in-law, Myrna Grosskopf; and sister-in-law, Julie Grosskopf Finch. She is survived by her devoted husband of 44 years, H. Scott Grosskopf; daughter, Katie Karmazin (Kelly); granddaughters, Emily and Julia Karmazin; son, Levi Grosskopf (Rachel); grandson, Palmer Grosskopf; brothers: Dwain Grandgenett, Dr. Don Grandgenett (Jean), Dr. Dwight Grandgenett (Rita), Roger Grandgenett (Nancy), Richard Grandgenett (Lynda); sister, Dr. Myrna Grandgenett (Nancy Flaherty); brother-in-law, Cliff Grosskopf (Peggy); step mother-in-law, Marilyn Drake Grosskopf; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends. Cathy’s life passion was her family, especially her children and grandchildren. She loved talking on the phone and keeping in touch with family and friends. Her laugh was contagious and she always lit up a room.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, July 29th from 5pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel. On Monday, July 30th, VISITATION begins at 9:30am at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 14330 Eagle Run Drive, followed by MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL at 10:30am. Lunch will be served immediately following the service. Interment: Cedar Dale Cemetery in Papillion. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.