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(September 28, 1924 – April 7, 2011)

Virginia Elizabeth (Rogers) Copus, formerly of Midland, passed away on April 7, 2011 preceded in death by her beloved husband John (Jack) Copus. Dear mother of the late Gary (Dorene) Copus of Pentwater, MI, and survived by Bruce (Karen) Copus of Lathrup Village, MI and, Philip (Barbara) Copus, of Freeport, IL. Loving grandmother to Colin, Casey, Katelyn, Cody, Alyson, Courtney, Caroline and Cameron (deceased) and great grandmother to Connor. She is also survived by brothers-in-law Larry (Carolyn) Copus, Gerald (Nola) Copus, and sister-in-law Nancy Copus (Mike Anderson). In addition, she is survived by many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her brother Harold (Irene) Rogers, in-laws Peggy (Copus) & Bob Wall and brother-in-law Delbert Copus. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, April 15 at Smith-Miner Funeral Home, 2700 W. Wackerly, with Reverend Michael H. Wilson of St. John’s Episcopal Church officiating. Mrs. Copus’ family will receive friends at the Funeral Home on Friday, April 15, from 10 am until the time of service. Those considering an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Parkview Home of Freeport, 1234 Park Blvd, Freeport, Illinois. Online condolences can be given at smithminer.com.