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Dorothy M. Kopke 1926-2019
Ronald E. “Ron” Schepmann

Dorothy M. Kopke, 92, passed away October 7, 2019 at Country Place Senior Living, Larned. She was born December 15, 1926 at Lawrence, to Horace Floyd & Francis Lucille (Howard) Nisely. She married Warren H. Kopke on April 15, 1950 at Lawrence.  He died August 4, 2007.

Dorothy was a legal secretary, working alongside her husband in his law practice. She was a member of First Christian Church and loved to travel.  

Survivors include, one brother in law; one sister in law; many nieces, and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Warren H. Kopke; and one sister in law. 

Visitation will be held from 1:00 to 9:00 p.m., Monday, October 28, 2019 at Bryant Funeral Home. Graveside Service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Great Bend Cemetery, with Pastor Josh Leu presiding. Memorials are suggested to First Christian Church in Great Bend, in care of Bryant Funeral Home. 

Funeral arrangements provided by

Bryant Funeral Home

1425 Patton Road

Great Bend, KS 67530

Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Oct. 10, 2019