Capt. Raymond Salopek ’61

Raymond Salopek, 72, husband of Sandra Salopek and a Bay Creek resident of Cape Charles, passed away Thursday, January 2, 2014 at Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Noelle Lawrence and her husband, Peter, also of Bay Creek, and Nadine M. Malpase and her husband, Stuart, of Charlotte, NC; and a granddaughter, Margaret Ann Malpass of Richmond.

A native of Chester, PA, he was the son of the late Matthew Salopek and the late Mildred Vokel Salopek. Mr. Salopek was a retired Navy Captain and a member of American Legion Post #56 and Virginia Beach Masonic Lodge #274.