Monday, October 28, 2013

Violet R. “Vy” Copp (October 28, 2013)

Violet R. “Vy” Copp age 84, of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 6:41 A.M. on Monday, October 28, 2013 at Wayne HealthCare in Greenville. Violet was born January 27, 1929 in Randolph County, Indiana to the late H. Alva & Retha M. (Flory) Stooksberry.

Violet is survived by her daughters & son-in-law, Angela Skiles & fiancé, Pete Downing of Greenville and Tracey & Mark Burk of Greenville; son & daughter-in-law, Mark & Candice Copp of Chesterton, Indiana; grandchildren, Leslie (TJ) Niedzielski, Jennifer (Mike) Manix, Derek Copp, Dustin Copp, Adam Burk, Brooke Copp, Aaron Burk and Jacob Burk; and 7 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Violet is also preceded in death by a grandson, Jeremy Copp; and sisters, Verla Bothast and Virginia Vogel.

Violet retired from Fram Corporation and Wal-Mart in Greenville. Violet was also a former bartender. She was a member of the Evangelical United Methodist Church in Greenville and the Fraternal Order of Eagles #2177 Ladies Auxiliary in Greenville.

A memorial service will be held at 6:00 P.M. on Thursday, October 31, 2013 at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville with Rev. Terry Haworth officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contribution to Darke County Toys for Tots. Condolences for the family may be expressed through