Grace Ona Coplen, of Warsaw, passed away at 9:46 a.m. Monday, Nov. 23, 2020, at Miller’s Merry Manor of Warsaw at the age of 85.
She was born on March 18, 1935, in Rocheste to Ota Christina (Susdorf) Sutton and Forest William Sutton. Grace graduated from Richland Center High School. On Sept. 6, 1958, she was united in marriage to Melville “Mel” Austin Coplen at the Tiosa Brethren Church. Mel and Grace first resided in Tiosa, until they moved to Warsaw in 1970, initially to Robin Drive then spending many years on Little Chapman Lake before their last move to Valley Springs addition, north of Warsaw. They raised their two daughters and shared 62 years of marriage together before she passed away.