Antonin Compel
Antonin Compel
Antonin Compel

Obituary of Antonin Compel


On Saturday, November 25, 2023 Antonin “Tony” Compel loving husband and father, left this world at age 65.

Tony was born on February 15, 1958 in Prague, Košíře, Czech Republic to Antonin and Jarmila Compel. After completing his education in culinary arts, Tony followed his dream and defected to the United States of America to escape the communist regime of the Bolsheviks in early 1979. In 1991 he married Susanna Anne Karnikova. They raised two sons together Garrick and Lukáš.


Tony was a successful business owner, skier, and outdoorsman. He was known for his fun-loving spirit, sense of adventure, humor, and quick wit. You could often find him in the early mornings walking the dogs, tending to his plants, cooking  for his family or enjoying the sunset from Bonita Beach. 




The compel family thanks you for your never ending support, love and kindness. 


“Keep marching and get back to work .”



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Memorial Service

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday, December 7, 2023
Aspen Lakewood Chapel
1350 Simms Street
LAKEWOOD, Colorado, United States
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