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Nancy Copen

Nancy E. Copen, 73, Goshen, Ind., died Saturday, August 9, 2014 at IU Health Goshen Hospital.

    She was born December 4, 1940, in Malden, W.V., to Wilbur and Marjorie (Griffith) Smith.

    She worked at Everett's Grocery Store and the Walmart Supercenter in Goshen. She was a member of Mottville Community Church.

    She was married May 18, 1963 in Pearisburg, Virg., to Carl E. Copen. He preceded her in death on May 19, 2004.

    Surviving are two sons, Tim (Annette) Priestley, White Pigeon, Mich., and Michael (Heather) Copen, Millersburg, Ind.; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Sue Boothe and Andy, Charleston, W.V.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, two sons, Crispon Allen and Steven Edward, one daughter, Sheryl Kay, and two brothers, Michael and Wilbur Smith.

    Visitation is 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, August 12, at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury.

    Funeral service will be 7 p.m. Tuesday, August 12, at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury.

    Family and friends will gather at 9 a.m. Wednesday, August 13, at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury to go in procession for a 10 a.m. graveside service at Sparta Cemetery, Kimmel, Ind., with Pastor Dave Bell officiating.  

    Online condolences may be sent at millerstewartfuneral home.com.

    Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury is in charge of arrangements.