A memorial service to honor his life will be held 11:00am Friday, July 6, 2018 at the South Colonial Chapel (6934 S. Western Ave).
Thomas Dale Copeland, 58, passed away peacefully on July 2, 2018 surrounded by his family. He was born in Oklahoma City, OK to Frank L. & Joyce (Tucker) Ferchau, III. While attending college, he worked for Safeway & left there after 12 years. He earned a bachelor’s degree & began a career with the state of Oklahoma, where he worked until his retirement in 2016. Even in his spare time, Thomas loved anything computer related, and also enjoyed shooting, and playing poker. However, nothing was more important to Thomas than time spent with his family & friends, especially if he was sharing a meal with them. Thomas will be remembered as a loving son & brother whose love & humor will be deeply missed.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Claud & June Tucker.
Thomas leaves behind cherished memories with his parents; brothers Frank L. Ferchau, IV & wife Brandy Dawn, Tim Ferchau, and Chuck Copeland; sister Diane Copeland Levenson & husband; cousins Bryan Tucker, Christina Tucker Walker, Danny Tucker, & Pam Tucker Wiseman, and many other beloved family and friends.