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 Patricia L. “Patty” Alexa

Patricia L. “Patty” Alexa

Alpha, Iron County, Michigan, USA
Death 8 Oct 2009 (aged 67)
Lockport, Will County, Illinois, USA
Burial Crystal Falls, Iron County, Michigan, USA
Plot Block 10 Lot 146A
Memorial ID 103782217 · View Source
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Patty Alexa
October 13, 2009
Daily News

ALPHA - Patty L Alexa, 67, died Thursday, Oct. 8, 2009, at the home of her daughter in Lockport, Ill., after a courageous battle with COPD.

Patty was born Jan.y 5, 1942, in Alpha, to the late George and Millie Alexa. She graduated in Michigan from Alpha Mastodon School in 1960.

Patty is survived by her former husband, Richard Kopf. She was also previously married to the late Steve Keyko.

Patty enjoyed a full life, working in a stock brokerage firm, and was co-owner of Kopf's Resort in Crystal Falls. In her later years, she was employed by the Veterans Administration in Joliet, Ill. She got great pleasure in "treasure hunting" at estate sales, and had a successful Ebay auction site, specializing in fine jewelry and collectibles.

She is survived by three children and their spouses and children, Susan Bucher-McLeod and husband John and children, Zena and Dana of Lockport, Ill.; Ronald Kopf and his wife, Catherine (Lange) of Palmer, Mich.; and Daniel Kopf and son, Ethan of Crystal Falls. She is also survived by her sister, Dolly Alexa of Escanaba, and a brother, George of Fairfax Station, Va.

She will be dearly missed by many aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Bernard of Alpha.

Interment plans have not been finalized, and a memorial service will be held in the spring, 2010.

The family would be honored if you remember Patty with a contribution to

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 103782217
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Patricia L. “Patty” Alexa (5 Jan 1942–8 Oct 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103782217, citing Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Crystal Falls, Iron County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Joanne Morehouse (contributor 47292329) .