Richard G. Kopatz, 89, of Canton passed away on Saturday, August 10, 2019. He was born June 16, 1930 in Canton, Ohio to the late Gustav and Mary Kopatz.
Richard graduated from McKinley High School in 1948, proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He was employed with Republic Steel, B&W and Diebold. Richard enjoyed mechanical airplanes, golfing, bowling and tinkering.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by son David; brother, Alva and daughter-in-law, Debbie Kopatz.
Richard is survived by his wife of 66 years, Barbara; children, Karen (Dale) Pruitt, Richard Kopatz and Nancy (Richard) Johnson; grandchildren, Jacob, Adam, Sarah and Philip; great grandson, Colton and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends on Friday, August 16, 2019 at Reed Funeral Home North Canton Chapel, 801 Pittsburg Ave. NW North Canton, Ohio 44720 from 10:30am to 12:30pm with services to follow at 12:30pm with Rev. David Anderson officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Hills Burial Park.
Please visit www.reedfuneralhome.com to sign the online guestbook.