Ronald E. “Ronnie” Copeland, of Penn Hills passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2013, at the age of 66.
Ronnie was the loving husband for 14 years of Kathleen “Kitty” Copeland; dear father of Megan Copeland, Rhonda (Greg) Klaus, Jessica (Derek) Derricott, Tara Savage, and Kerri (Jay) Tucci; grandfather of Brandon, Joshua, Anthony, Ryan, Drake, Dewgan, Aidan, Mya, and Sammy; brother of Raymond (Sylvia) Copeland and Patricia (Barry) Tucker.
Ronnie was a proud Army Veteran serving during Vietnam. He was a member of American Legion Post 980, the Rod and Gun Club in Indianola, and the Logans Ferry Gun Club. Ronnie worked for many years at Schultheis Brothers Company, and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and cooking for his family and friends.
Friends and relatives will be received on Friday, March 1, 2013 from 2-4 & 6-9 pm in the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC., 421 Allegheny Avenue, Oakmont. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 10:30 am in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the VA Hospital, 7180 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, 15206.