A memorial service for Richard E. Kopp, 80, of Jeffersonville, IN will be at 2 PM on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at Kopp’s Lakes, 521 Kopp Rd. in Clarksville, IN. All friends and family are welcome. Richard passed away on September 14, 2018 at his home.
Richard was born on November 27, 1937 to the late Clayton “Pete” and Frances Lucille Kopp. He was superintendent at Ford Motor Kentucky Truck Plant where he retired. He has been known for his exceptional aviation skills, flying both airplanes and helicopters throughout his life. He was a co-owner of M & K Aviation in Jeffersonville. Richard also had a passion for fishing, and spent his retirement in Zapata, Texas on the lakes doing what he loved.
Along with his parents, Richard is preceded in death by his loving wife of 45 years, Rhea Jean Kopp; and brothers, Larry R. Kopp, Clayton M. Kopp, and Thomas R. Kopp.
Richard is survived by his daughters, Kathy Hoskins (George), Susan Becker (Bill), Ruth Deddo (Kirk), and Linda Bolton; sisters, Sonja Mundy and Susan Sigler; 13 grandchildren and 15 great grand-children.
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