SUN CITY WEST, AZ: John Thomas Colopy, 103 of Sun City, West, AZ, formerly of Zanesville, Ohio died, Saturday, June 25, 2016
John was able to live in his own home up to 21 days prior to his death.
He was born Thursday, April 17, 1913 in Zanesville, the son of Charles Colopy and Mary (Hannah) Colopy
John was born and raised in Zanesville and worked as Chief Clerk for the B & O Railroad retiring in 1977 following 34 years of service.
Following his retirement he moved to Sun City, Arizona.
John is survived by his care giver of over 15 years, Clara Sisk of Sun City, AZ; one granddaughter: Shannon (Chet) Thomas of Quaker City, Ohio, two great grandchildren: Kaila Hedges & Kaisa Thomas and three great great grandsons.
In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his 1st wife, Betty (Lewis) Colopy; his 2nd wife: Hilda (Grant) Sisk-Colopy; his daughter: Sharon Hedges and one brother: Edward Colopy
A Memorial Mass will be Celebrated 10:00 AM, Tuesday, August 9, 2016, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church 144 North Fifth Street, Zanesville, OH.
John will be laid to rest in Woodlawn Cemetery. Zanesville, Ohio