Collette Lynn Copus (née Smith), age 75, was welcomed home by her Lord and Savior on Sunday, May 30, 2021 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison. Collette was born on December 5, 1945 in Crawford County, to Charles and Mabel (née Koll) Smith. She graduated from Gays Mills High School in 1964 and, on November 14, 1964, was united in marriage to the love of her life, Gary Paul Copus.
A memorial gathering will be held at 11 a.m. on July 31, 2021 at the Tuffley Community Center in Boscobel.
The Larson Family Funeral Home in Fennimore, is handling the arrangements.Donations in Collette’s memory can be given to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), the Humane Society of the United States, or a local animal rescue of your choice.