Leland Copeland


Leland Copeland, 80, of Yorktown, passed away Dec. 21. He was born Oct. 30, 1938, in Smiley to the late Carl Copeland Sr. and Lillie Schaffner Copeland.

Leland was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Carl Copeland Jr.

He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Pat Copeland; sons, Ray Copeland (Raquel), Mike Bowser and Larry Priest; daughters, Linda Taft (Paul), Candie Gabrielse and Bonnie Kirk (Ward); 15 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

On Friday, Dec. 28, there will be a visitation at 10 a.m. with a service at 11 a.m. at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Yorktown. Interment will follow at Nordheim Cemetery with a masonic service.

You are invited to sign the online guest book at www.finchfuneralchapels.com.

Arrangements entrusted to Finch Funeral Chapel – Yorktown, 361-564-2277.