Gordon F. Koppang, age 99, of Lombard

 

 

 

 

 

Gordon F. Koppang, WWII Vet, age 99, of Lombard, passed away August 10, 2020.

A Private Interment will be held at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood.

Gordon was the beloved husband of the late Dorinda; loving father of Carol (Philip) Connoy of Geneva and Paul (Sandra) of Lombard; cherished grandfather of David Koppang of Aurora, Timothy (Diana) Koppang of Westmont and Joshua (Joanna) Koppang of Wheaton; dear great-grandfather of Dylan, Abby, and Miles; preceded in death by 2 sisters, Alice and Dorothy and 1 brother, Walter.

Gordon was a US Army Veteran. He served in the Pacific Theater US Army Field Artillery in the Aleutians.

Gordon grew up in North Dakota. He lived in Lombard since 1974 and was a resident of Lexington Living Center for the past 12 years.

He was married for over 61 years. Gordon retired from General Electric as a Lab Assistant in 1983. He was a former member of L.O.O.M. and V.F.W.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Illinois Chapter, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60631, are appreciated.

Arrangements were made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St, Lombard.

View Original NoticeGordon F. Koppang, age 99, of Lombard