Matthew Edward Copeland, 35, died Friday, March 12, 2004. |
Funeral: 2 p.m. Saturday, March 27, in Brown, Owens & Brumley's Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel. A seaside service will be held on Galveston Bay.
Memorials: The family requests memorials be made to the Westside YMCA, 8201 Calmont, Fort Worth.
Matthew served four years in the U.S. Navy. He was employed as a subsea engineer on oil rigs off the coasts of Africa, Israel and Greece. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bunk and Georgia Holman.
Survivors: Mother, Lyn Holman of Richland Hills; father, Ed Copeland of Houston; sisters, Cynthia Bryan and Tammy Copeland; brother, Stuart Copeland; nephews and niece, Patrick, Nicholas and Natalie Bryan; uncle, Kirk Holman; and cousins, Natt Holman and Laura Lewis.
Published in Star-Telegram from Mar. 21 to Mar. 27, 2004