Bruce "Brucie" Copeland, Sr. (Copeland)
Bruce David Copeland Sr., 51 of Toledo, Ohio passed away on February 12, 2018.
As a young man Bruce attended St. Angela Hall, Nathan Hale, McTigue Jr High and was a 1985 graduate of Devilbiss High School.
Bruce accepted Christ into his life at an early age and was a member of Third Baptist Church for many years, he worked various jobs from cooking, factory work and lawn servicing. Bruce was always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone that was in need. His humor and zest for life has touched many people. Many days you could catch Bruce riding his bike which he loved to do.
He is preceded in death by his loving parents; Mr. David and Vesta Copeland, 1 son Jeremy B. Copeland and 1 granddaughter Skylar Harris.
He leaves to cherish his memory, 4 sons, Bruce D. Copeland Jr., Edward A. Copeland, Jarrod A. Williams, Brandon J. Copeland, 1 daughter Briana R. Copeland, 1 sister Kelly Marable-Hiltman , brother-in-law Mike Hiltman, 2 grandsons, 1 granddaughter, 4 nephews and 1 niece along with a host of family and close friends who so loved him.
While his physical presence is no longer here, anyone that knew him will never forget his smile, his laugh nor his loving and free spirit.
The family would like to thank everyone for your thoughts and prayers and for loving and watching over Bruce.
And so we know and rely on the love of God has for us. God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in them.
Weeping may endure for a night, but joy comes in the morning.