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Kathleen Marie Koopman

September 20, 1963 ~ August 5, 2020 (age 56)


Kathleen Marie Koopman, "Spunk"  56, of Lakeville, IN passed away at 9:39 a.m. Wednesday, August 5, 2020 in her home.  She was born on September 20, 1963 in South Bend, IN to Richard E. and Mary (McIntosh) Wright.  On July 3, 2003 in Reno, NV, she was united in marriage to James Koopman.

Kathleen is survived by her husband, James Koopman, daughters, Brandi Scott-Clemens of Lakeville, IN, Lisa (Josh) Rice of Tyner, IN; sons, James Koopman of LaPorte, IN and Joseph Koopman of Hobart, IN; three grandchildren, Landen, Hunter and Xander and three brothers, Kevin (Vernita) Wright of Orville, CA, Michael (Joann) Wright of Bremen, IN and Lynn (Lori) Wright of Lakeville, IN.

Kathleen was a lifelong area resident.   She was a 1982 graduate of LaVille High School.  She worked in shipping production at Hubble Raco.  Kathleen loved fishing, camping and enjoyed drag racing. She was a member of the Conservation Club and the Ladies Auxiliary at American Legion Post #363 in Lakeville. 

The family will hold a memorial service at a later date.  Palmer Funeral Home, Lakeville is assisting the family. 

Contributions may be offered to the American Legion Post 363, P.O. Box 93, Lakeville, IN 46536.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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Memorial Services at a later date

Palmer Funeral Home within the Palmer Community Complex
601 N. Michigan St.
Lakeville, IN 46536


American Legion - Lakeville
P.O. Box 93, Lakeville IN 46536

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