Donald W. Kopp, age 80, of Hopkinsville, KY, passed away on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, at Tennessee State Veterans Home of natural cause. Memorial services will be at a later time at Kentucky Veteran’s Cemetery West. Visitation will be from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at Maddux-Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home.
Mr. Kopp was born in Hanover, PA, on February 24, 1938, to the late Raymond W. and Lena Brown Kopp. He was a retired veteran of the United States Marines & Air Force. He was also a heavy equipment mechanic for Post Engineers at Ft. Campbell. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by brother, Arthur Kopp; his sisters, Francis Brown, Blanch Hoffman and Janie Pivonka.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Hallie Ballamy Kopp of Hopkinsville; his son, Ken W. Kopp and his wife, Kathy of Shiloh, IL; his daughters, Karen Voshel and her husband, John of Herndon, KY and Karla Trautmann and her husband, Eric of Kirkwood, MO; his sister, Pauline Pickett of Dillsburg, PA; his grandchildren, Kasey Nicole Kopp, Kaitlin Elizabeth Kopp, Christopher Donald Kopp, and Matthew David Kopp.
Memorial Contributions can be made in his honor to The American Red Cross Blood Drive.