Age 85, of Kennedy Twp., peacefully passed away on July 28, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Regina; loving father of Terri (Mark) Coppler, Robert (Kathleen), and Daniel (Diane) Finn; devoted grandfather of Tim (Tami) Coppler, Kelly (Brandon) Giles, Patrick Coppler, Molly (Rob) Bingaman, Taylor, Katie, Robert John, and Ryan Finn; great-grandfather of Corinne and Brett Coppler; brother of Barbara (Glenn) Schaefer and the late Arthur (Marion); uncle of many nieces and nephews.
He played multiple instruments in various bands for many years, during his later stages playing for the Letter Carriers. He was a provider of many instruments to family members children and friends; a longtime manager for the Kennedy Baseball Association; a Past President of the Hilltop Senior Citizens Group. He loved to travel with his wife Regina, his sister Barbara and her husband Glenn.
Family will receive friends on TUESDAY from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the McDERMOTT FUNERAL HOME, INC., 334 Forest Grove Rd., Kennedy Twp., where prayers will be offered on WEDNESDAY at 9:30 AM, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Malachy Church at 10 AM.
If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association: Greater Pennsylvania Chapter, 1100 Liberty Ave Suite E 201, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, or www.alz.org/pa.
Alzheimer's Association Greater Pittsburgh
1100 Liberty Ave Suite E 201, Pittsburgh PA 15222