Kampa, Anthony Joseph
January 23, 1931 – August 6, 2018
Age 87 of Burnsville. Loving Husband and Father passed peacefully at home the morning of Aug. 6, 2018, surrounded by his family: wife, Monique Kampa and their 5 children, Patti (Kirk) Swedberg, Richard (Karla) Kampa, Allan (Karron) Kampa, Robert (Evon) Kampa Cynthia (Alexander O’Neal) Kampa. Tony was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Marie; sisters, Marie, Anna, Cecilia; grandson, Paul Fisher. Tony is survived by his sisters, Elizabeth Kampa and Theresa Storey; brothers, Joseph Kampa and Leonard Kampa; 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Tony served in the Marine Corps for 5 years. He served in Korea in one of the worst battles in American history The Chosin Reservoir in 1950 and 1951. A Military Service will be held on August 31, 2018 at 1:00pm at Fort Snelling. The Celebration of Life will follow into the evening at our home, 13705 Shirley Drive, Burnsville, MN 55337. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Anthony J. Kampa Memorial Fund. (Published in the Star Tribune on August 23, 2018).