John B. Colopy
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — John B. Colopy, 72, passed away peacefully on March 28, 2008, in Jacksonville, Fla.
He was born in Danville, Ohio, to his late parents, Edward and Mary Colopy.
He is survived by his wife, Sylvia Colopy; daughters, Stephanie Lackey and Gaby Fleischmann; grandchildren, Zoey and Hunter Lackey; sisters, Helen Pfifer, Della Ann Shira and Dot Harrigal; brother, Thomas Colopy and wife, Peggy; and many nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, April 3, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Historic Church, Jacksonville, with the Rev. Dan Cody as the celebrant and the Rev. Homer Blubaugh, his nephew, as concelebrant. Inurnment with military honors will follow the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Northeast Florida Community Hospice, 4114 Sunbean Road, Jacksonville, FL 32257. Arrangements are by Corey-Kerlin Funeral Home, 940 Cesery Blvd., Jacksonville, Fla.