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 Charles Augustus Copfer

Charles Augustus Copfer

Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Death 30 May 1948 (aged 83)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot East Park_50_9
Memorial ID 155106 · View Source
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Son of John and Elizabeth Copfer


Funeral arrangements were being completed Monday for Charles Copfer, 83. 610 S. 12th West, who died Sunday at his residence of causes incident to age.

Born July 12, 1864, in Cleveland, Ohio, he was a son of John and Elizabeth Copfer. He came to Salt Lake City in 1884 and was employed by various lumber firms. He retired eight years ago as night watchman of Continental Oil Co., 757 W. 2nd South after 15 years of service.

Mr. Copfer married Alta Lamoreaux in Ogden, Aug. 10, 1890.

Survivors include his widow, six sons and two daughters, Herman and George Copfer and Mrs. Cordelia Yocom, Los Angeles; Charles Copfer Jr., Arcadia, Cal.; John Copfer, Price; Arvil Copfer and Mrs. Lydia Roberts, Salt Lake City; Lawrence Copfer, Lynwood, Cal.; 17 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Another son, Augustus Copfer, died last August.

-The Salt Lake Tribune June 1, 1948

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  • Imported from: UT State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 155106
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Augustus Copfer (12 Jul 1864–30 May 1948), Find A Grave Memorial no. 155106, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Utah State Historical Society (contributor 4) .