Manfred Lopatka, 93, of Winter Park, Florida, died on May 9, 2016 at his home surrounded by family and friends. He was born in Germany, earned his Architectural degree at the University of Lubeck, and eventually started his own firm in Winter Park. His works embraced the variety of buildings in the US and abroad, and have made the world a more beautiful place. His outgoing personality touched the lives of many. He is survived by his wife, Evelyn of 66 years, three children, five grandchildren and he is pre-deceased by his daughter, Susan. A private memorial service will be held to honor and celebrate his life at the convenience of the family.