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Maryann Dorothy Copeland

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Service: 10:30am Fri. July 12th, 2019
Location: St. Bernard Catholic Church

COPELAND, Maryann Dorothy, 80, formerly of Springfield, passed away Friday, July 5, 2019 at the Capital Caring Adler Center in Aldie, VA. She was born December 5, 1938 in St. Paul, Minnesota the daughter of William and Ann(Curran) Lamb. Maryann was an avid supporter of Springfield South from the late 70’s until she moved to Virginia in 2010. She was everyone’s “bus driver”, directed the spirit club, and tutored many athletes. Later in life she obtained a B.A. and M.S. in History at Wright State. After that she taught history at Clark State University, University of Dayton and Wright State University. Survivors include four children and spouse, Robert & Jennifer Copeland of Kettering, OH, William Copeland of Springfield, Ann Copeland of Weston, FL, and Christine Copeland of Leesburg, VA; one grandson, Kyle Copeland, also from Leesburg; two “foster” children, Nancy (Hayes) Casey, and Kevin Price; three “foster” grandchildren, Anthony Hayes, Kori Cosby, and Tarius Crowe; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert in 1998, a son, Terry in 1996, two brothers, William and Robert Lamb and one sister, Geraldine Behr. Friends may call from 4-7 pm on Thursday in the CONROY FUNERAL HOME. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 am on Friday in St. Bernard Catholic Church. Burial will follow in St. Bernard Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the American Cancer Society or Hospice organization of your choice.
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Ma. Copeland was my biggest fan. I lovedes her for all of the support and encouragement. Sorry for your loss. You are in my heart.

- Danielle McWhorter, Wednesday July 10th, 2019

Ann's extended family here at Beckman-Coulter sends their love and condolences. May her memory live in the legacy of her children and the love of her family. Sixto, Beatriz, Irene, Dylan, Alice, Daniel and Darixa.

- CHU-UA Team, Tuesday July 9th, 2019

We are so sorry for your loss. She was an incredible person and was loved , so much, by my family. We can only keep in mind that she is not suffering anymore. We love you Maryann. Sandi and David Lawrence

- Sandi and David Lawrence, Tuesday July 9th, 2019

Aunt Maryann was a vibrant and fun woman. I have great memories of family parties on the Copeland house on Glenn. Aunt Maryann had a shared interest in history and politics, and I always enjoyed our conversations. She and Uncle Bob were part of my parents' circle of friends, and they all knew how to laugh and enjoy life. Love to my cousins.

- Eric Rader, Monday July 8th, 2019

Bobby, I am so sorry to hear about your mom. I am thinking about you and praying for peace for everyone. I just lost my dad in May. Love and peace to your family.

- Janice (Huey) Wood, Monday July 8th, 2019

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