DUNKIRK: Michael V. Klopf, 24, of Ruggles Street, Dunkirk, died unexpectedly, Friday, February 8th, at Brooks Memorial Hospital, Dunkirk. He was born in Dunkirk, on December 10, 1988, the son of Mary (Klopf) Ramirez, of South Dayton and Donald Steves, of Collins.
Mr. Klopf graduated from Pine Valley Central School, Class of 2009 and attended the University of Northwestern Ohio. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, walking, playing video games, his pet snake “Mango”, his dog “Louie” and spending time with his brothers & sisters.
Surviving besides his parents are four brothers, Joshua Press, Skye Steves, Timothy Press, Christopher Press, eight sisters, Danielle Press, Christianna Steves, Savannah Steves, Tanya (Jon) Meachum, Arielle Ramirez, April Ramirez, Angela Ramirez, Alena Ramirez, his Fiancée Adrianne Baron of Dunkirk, maternal great grandmother Ruth Allen, maternal grandparents John (Renee) Klopf & Joseph (Maria) Klopf, paternal grandmother Sandra Brumfield, paternal grandfather Dale Steves, stepfather Angelo Ramirez and many aunts, uncles & cousins. He was predeceased by his maternal great grandfather Roy Allen and maternal great grandparents Joseph (Irene) Klopf.
Friends are welcome to call at the Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, 39 Main Street, Forestville on Tuesday morning from 10-12 noon, from where Funeral Services will be held at 12 o’clock, with Rev. James D. Hankey, pastor of the Forestville United Methodist Church, officiating. Interment will follow in Villenova Cemetery, South Dayton.
The family suggests memorial donations may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 331 Alberta Drive, Amherst, NY 14226. To post condolences go to www.rilesandwoolleyfuneralhome.com.