Raymond G. Copeland, age 79, of Curtiss, died at his country home which he dearly loved on Monday, April 9, 2018.
A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 13, 2018 at Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford. Interment to follow at Colby Memorial Cemetery. Family and friends are welcome from 10:00 a.m. until time of service Friday at funeral home.
Ray was born on June 30, 1938 in Dorchester. He served in the United States Air Force. Later he moved to Milwaukee and worked at American Motors Company. Ray married Karen Kademan on February 23, 1963 and moved to Curtiss until his death.
Ray is survived by his wife 55 years, Karen; his two sons, Curt of Curtiss and Scott (Michelle) of Yuma, AZ; two grandsons, Levi and Austin of Yuma, AZ. He is further survived by three siblings: Larry (Marge), William and Doris (Dave) and brother-in-law, Wayne Kayhart; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and 14 siblings.