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Carol M. (Wheat) Copley

Brighton | Tuesday, July 2 2013

TARGHETTA & WOOLDRIDGE FUNERAL HOMES INC.501 W. CENTER P. O. BOX 715BRIGHTON, IL 62012-0715(618)-372-3712www.targhettaandwooldridge.comOBITUARYNAME  Carol M. (Wheat) Copley AGE 83   OF Brighton DIED  9:05 am   ON July 2, 2013AT HomeBORN Jan 9, 1930    IN Traverse City, MI  PARENTS deceased- Irvin & Edith (Compton) WheatSPOUSE Survives – Lee F Copley - BrightonDATE MARRIED May 9, 1946 PLACE OF MARRIAGE  Traverse City, MI   SURVIVORS  2 DAUGHTERS & 1 SON IN LAW  2 SONS & 1 DAUGHTER IN LAWDebbie & Jerry Cardwell – Alton      Kevin Copley – E AltonValerie Foiles – Alton      Kimball & Diane Copley - Brighton8 GRANDCHILDREN: Shanna & Christopher Melton, Nikole & Todd Salzman, Amber & Stevie Lewis, Jamie Cardwell, Kelly & Aaron Moore, Kristin & Josh Luparell, Jeremy & Katherine Lair, and Lindsey Copley  10 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN  After her husband retired, they spent every summer in northern Michigan where she grew up. They always made their vacation home open to family and friends who would travel there to visit them. This continued until her health failed and she could no longer make the trip. She had several different jobs in her early life but was mostly a wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister and aunt. She was loved by family, caregivers and a lot of other people whose lives she touched and she will be terribly missed.PRECEDED IN DEATH BY Parents, Daughter-Twila Paynic, 2 Brothers-Forrest & Lawrence Wheat, 2 Sisters-Wanda Lane and Jeralynne O’Donnell  VISITATION 5-8 pm Fri July 5, 2013 at Targhetta & Wooldridge F H in Brighton  SERVICES 10 am Sat July 6, 2013 at Targhetta & Wooldridge F H in BrightonCLERGY Rev Jim KielCEMETERY Brighton Cemetery  MEMORIALS A charity of one’s choice


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