Paul D. Copsey, 88 of Paulding passed away Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Genesis Healthcare, Bryan.
He was born September 13, 1928 in Paulding a son of the late Charles & Norma (Burkley) Copsey.
Although Paul was a tow motor operator at General Motors and a reserve Sheriff deputy, he was most content at Copsey Stables, raising horses. He was a member of the Paulding VFW and Eagles and the Harness Horsemen Association.
He will be sadly missed by his children, Shirley Bowers & Judy Davis of Paulding, Paulette (Dan) Dangler of Aspen, CO & Paul, Jr. “Buck” Copsey of Ashford, WA; sister, Gladys Utterbach of Payne; 13 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren and 10 great great grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by his wives, Mary Ellen (Williams) & Louise (Sinn); brothers, Pete & Bill Copsey; grandson, Travis Davis & son-in-law, Tim Bowers
Service Saturday, August 5, 2017, 10 am at Dooley Funeral Home, 5761 SR 500, Payne with viewing one hour prior.
Viewing is also Friday 5 – 8 pm at Dooley Funeral Home.
He will be laid to rest at St. Paul Cemetery.
The family strongly suggests memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601
Fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com