On July 5, 2005, THOMAS LEESCHOPPERT, beloved husband of Sherri Schoppert, devoted son of Shirley A. Parks and her husband Coleman T. and Leon D. Schoppert and his wife Rita G.; loving father of April Claudy and Erik Schoppert; dear step-father of Heather Hornback; cherished grandfather of Wyatt Claudy; caring brother of John W. Schoppert and his wife Debbie and David B. Schoppert; step-brother of Rita M. Kryglik and Catherine A. Whiting. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Interment and services will be private. Arrangements are by the family owned Evans Chapel of Memories-Parkville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Thomas's name may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 17025, Baltimore, MD 21297-0191.