COPPIETERS LuellaPosted: June 7th, 2013
August 13,1930 to June 4, 2013
Passed away in Raymond on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at the age of 82 years.
She is the loving mother of Patrick Brown (deceased) (Diane Osback), and his children: Warden, Kirsten (Mike) – Nakatani and Charlotte. Nancy (Gord) Coppieters, and their children: Randy Coppieters – Alisha – Arieanna, Rashel – Rhea, Charmaine, Andrea, Devin Coppieters, Greg (Jill) Coppieters – Ryenne, Landin, Radley, Shyla Coppieters. Kate (Jay) Shukle and their children: Phillip Meldrum (deceased) – Jessica and her son Luke, Mark Meldrum – Dylan, Brayden.
Colleen is survived by sister Julie (Albert – deceased) Irwin, brother Kay (June) Bone, sister Joanne (Rene – deceased) Buteau and numerous nieces and nephews.
She is predeceased by her son Patrick Brown, grandson Phillip Meldrum, brother Ray Bone, parents Lindon and Annie Bone, first husband Wally Brown, second husband Ceasar Coppieters.
She grew up in Magrath. Colleen’s mottoes were “see the need, do the deed”, “lend a helping hand”, “put your shoulder to the wheel”. She was a loving and caring mother and grandmother. She loved dancing. Colleen was a hard worker and found joy through service to others.
The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, June 7, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, KNIGHT STREET CHAPEL, Raymond. Friends may meet the family prior to the service at the church from 12:00 to 12:45 p.m.
Interment to follow in the Magrath Cemetery.
For those who desire, memorial donations may be made to the Alberta Lung Association, P.O. Box 4500 Station South, Edmonton, AB T6E 6K2.
Christensen Salmon Generations Funeral Home Ltd.
703-13 Street North
Lethbridge, AB T1H 2T2
Phone: (403) 382-3601
Fax: (403) 320-1492
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