Burt D. Copeland Sr., 63, of New Philadelphia passed away peacefully, following a hard fought battle with cancer, on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at his home, surrounded by his loving family.

Born October 8, 1954 in Canton, he was a son of the late Bernard and Margaret Nagy Copeland. Burt was also preceded in death by three brothers, Fred, Donald and Pete Copeland. He retired as the owner of C & C Auto Repair in New Philadelphia after many years of service. 

Burt is survived by his wife of 21 years, Nancy Yosick Copeland whom he married on July 1, 1996; children, Burt (Ann) Copeland Jr., John Copeland both of Pennsylvania, Robert Copeland of California, Robin Gollehon of New Philadelphia; brothers, William (Debra) Copeland of Bolivar, Bernard (companion, Karen Smith) Copeland of West Virginia; sister, Patricia (Richard) Campbell of West Lafayette; nine grandchildren, two great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Cremation has been entrusted to the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home and Crematory at Dover. There are no services or calling hours. Those wishing to express their fondest memories of Burt may do so by visiting the online obituaries link on the funeral home’s website.

Toland-Herzig Funeral Homes & Crematory
803 North Wooster Avenue
Dover, Ohio 44622