November 24, 1924 – September 19, 2014
Mary Susan Copeland, 89, passed away September 19, 2014, at home. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday September 25, at the Waukee United Methodist Church with burial to follow at the Waukee Cemetery.
Mary was born November 24, 1924, in Dallas Center, the daughter of Peter Aaron and Arbie Ruth (Wingert) Keller. She married Robert Copeland on May 2, 1946, and they made their home on the farm near Waukee where they raised their four children. Mary was a member of the Waukee United Methodist Church and the Waukee Women’s Club.
Mary is survived by her children, Carol (Jerry) Geib of Ottumwa, Beth (Ed) Chaharlangi of Houston, TX, Julie MacRae of Tustin, CA and Owen (Kathy) Copeland of Waukee; her siblings, Dorothy (Jake) Eby of Dallas Center, Ruth Willems of Mcpherson, KS, Joseph (Marian) Keller of Dallas Center, and Peter “Andy” (Jan) Keller of Ackworth; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.1`
The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. Wednesday at Iles-Brandt Chapel in Dallas Center. Memorial contributions may be made to the Waukee United Methodist Church. Online Condolences will be welcomed at IlesCares.com.
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