|Birth: ||Sep. 19, 1945, USA|
|Death: ||Nov. 3, 2009|
Anthony J. "Tony" Copeland, 64, of Colona, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday November 3, 2009, at Trinity Medical Center, West Campus, Rock Island.
Tony was born on Sept. 19, 1945, in Iowa City, Iowa, the son of Thomas G. and Ann Carroll Copeland. He was united in marriage to Shirley M. Hill on January 18, 1964, in Silvis.
Tony had been employed at John Deere Seeding Division as an assembler for 38 years. He retired Sepy. 15, 2001. He formally attended St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Colona.
Tony enjoyed collecting baseball cards and collectibles with his children, boat rides on the lake, and grilling and routing for the Cubs and Bears.
Funeral Services will be held Nov. 6 at Vandemore Funeral Home, Deacon Harley Chaffee will officiate. Burial will be in St. Mary's cemetary, East Moline.
He is survived by his widow; three children; Tonya, Tyann, and Troy., six grandchildren; two sisters, a brother.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister.
Saint Marys Cemetery
Rock Island County
Created by: Gerald Gernant
Record added: Apr 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67967490