73, passed away on January 30, 2014. He was born in Berwyn, Ill and was a resident of Rancho Cucamonga. Raymond worked for Kaiser Steel and San Gabriel Valley Water Co. He served in the US Navy. Raymond is survived by his wife Christy Kropacek. daughters Kathy Zane, Karri Smith, sons Kenneth Kropacek, Richard Kropacek, Christopher Kropacek, brother Frank Kropacek, and 5 grandchildren. A graveside service will be held at 12:30 p.m. on February 11, 2014 at Riverside National Cemetery Staging Area #3. In lieu of flowers the family suggest contributions be made to Rialto Child Assistance, P.O. Box 1015, Rialto, CA 92377.