Elmer S. Copley, 89,
died Sunday, March 31, 2013 at the Spring City Care Center in Spring City.
Born in Girard,
Ill., he was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Elmer E. Copley. Elmer was a veteran of the U. S. Army.
He served his country during World War II and was in the
first group of soldiers that landed at Normandy Beach. Elmer was awarded the Purple
Heart. After his retirement from the manufacturing industry, Elmer
moved from Lowell, Ind. to the Spring City community 24 years ago. He attended Spring City United
Elmer was preceded
in death by his wife, Jane Copley.
Survivors include friends,
Bob and Ellen Scott of Spring City.