Michael Kampa

1949 - 2021

Rock Hill, SC


Michael C. Kampa, of Catawba, SC passed peacefully at home on March, 16 2021, at the age of 72 due to cancer.

Mr. Kampa, born in Fayetteville, NC, was son to Clarence B. Kampa and Gwen Kampa. Michael attended UTEP majoring in Liberal Arts, with aspirations of becoming a teacher.  Mr. Kampa served in the US Navy as a Petty Officer Third Class, working on nuclear submarines.  He retired from Freiling, USA, and his greatest passion was being outdoors with family and friends.

He is survived by his loving wife Brenda Willis Kampa, son Brian Reid of El Paso, TX, daughter Stacie Nunes of Columbia SC, sisters Sharon Janssen, Carol Lampkins, and Patti Kampa of Lawton, OK, granddaughters Brittanie Marion of TX and Brittani Nunes of SC, and many other nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Mr. Kampa is being cremated at Bass-Cauthen Funeral Home.  We will update with arrangements for a celebration of life at a later date via personal contact or social media.

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Rose Pendelton

March 22, 2021 2:10 PM

To know Mike was to love Mike. I’m so glad I got to share a camping weekend with him & Brenda. I’ll always cherish that memory. Every time I eat pineapple upside down cake I’ll always think of Mike and how he enjoyed my homemade pineapple upside down cake.

Theresa Shugart

March 19, 2021 12:25 PM

Great friend and neighbor.He and Brenda great people.Mike will be missed and never forgotten.

Stacie nunes

March 19, 2021 12:11 PM

Even though you aren't with us physically anymore you'll always be with us..I'll always have our memories we made as a of my favorite memories of you was when we went on our father daughter road trip you always..😘

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