Archive - Aug 7, 2013
Mary A. Copeland-Shade, 74, of Botkins, died at 7:24 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, at Lima Memorial Health Systems, following a brief illness.
She was born Sept. 13, 1938, in Cincinnati, to Lavina Nuss and Raymond L. Gretsinger, who preceded her in death. On Feb. 18, 1955, she married Robert E. Copeland Sr., and he preceded her in death on Aug. 1, 1983. On Aug. 10, 1985, she married Paul E. Shade, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 12, 1992.