|Birth: ||Feb. 2, 1915|
|Death: ||Jun. 14, 2011|
OBITUARY - Plain Dealer, Wabash (IN)
Dorothy L. Copeland, 96, of Rochester, Indiana, formerly of Lagro, Indiana, died at 5:20 p.m., Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at Westminster Village in Indianapolis.
She was born February 2, 1915 in Muncie, Indiana to Kenneth E. and Grace (Drablebisse) Botkin.
Dorothy married Robert L. Copeland in Wabash, Indiana on January 29, 1938; he died October 10, 1981. She was a homemaker, a nurse, a volunteer at the Woodlawn Hosptial in Rochester, and was a super volunteer for several organizations. Dorothy was a member of the Lagro United Methodist Church and the WSCS Womens group of the church. She was also a member of the Handy Annie's and the Order of the Eastern Star, both of Lagro.
She is survived by her daughter, Beverly Copeland of Indianapolis; daughter-in-law, Janet Copeland of Rochester, Indiana; 2 grandchildren, Michael W. Copeland, and Mark Robert (Cindy) Copeland, both of Lafayette, Indiana; 3 great-grandchildren, Zachary Copeland, and Sydney Copeland, both of Lafayette, and Mason Copeland of Rochester. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Copeland, her son, Robert Kent Copeland, her brother Kenneth Botkin, and her 2 sisters, Mary Snyder and Bonnie Wilson.
Memorial services will be held at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave. Wabash on Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Rick Borgmann officiating. #Burial will be in Center Grove Cemetery, Lincolnville, Indiana. Friends may call 9-10 a.m. Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at the funeral home, with an Eastern Star service at 9:45 a.m. Preferred memorials are to the Lagro United Methodist Church or Woodlawn Hospital Foundation in Rochester.
Kenneth A Botkin (1886 - 1971)
Grace Mae Drablebisse Botkin (1897 - 1936)
Robert Copeland (1916 - 1981)
Dorothy L Botkin Copeland (1915 - 2011)
Kenneth E. Botkin (1923 - 1992)*
Center Grove Cemetery
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Record added: Aug 18, 2011
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