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Wesly E. Kopp
1931 - 2020
Wesly Kopp

Wesly E. Kopp, 88, of Dodgeville, formerly of Platteville, passed away at his home on Thursday, April 2.

A private family graveside service with military honors was held on Monday, April 6 at Greenwood Cemetery in Platteville. Mary Ann Floerke officiated. A Celebration of Wes’ life will be held some time in the future, which will be announced. In lieu of plants, flowers or other gifts, the family suggests contributions be made in Wes’ honor to PBS Wisconsin, The Mining and Rollo Jamison Museum, Upland Hills Home Care and Hospice, or a conservation charity such as Wisconsin Monarch Collaborative (Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin) or The Xerces Society for bumble bee conservation. The Martin Schwartz Funeral Home and Crematory in Platteville is entrusted with his services. Online condolences may be left at

A complete obituary is in the April 8, 2020 issue of The Platteville Journal.