Travis Allan Copenhaver, age 43 of Gaylord, passed away at his home on Saturday, January 27, 2018.
Travis was born on May 12, 1974 in Gaylord, MI, to Robert and Barbara (Manville) Copenhaver. On September 28, 1993, he married Dawn Luttermoser, with whom he had two children. Travis was a proud member of the United States Army, and he served his country for over twenty years there. While the armed forces was a great part of his life, Travis also enjoyed fishing, kayaking, baseball, and finding and picking rocks.
Travis is survived by his wife of 24 years, Dawn; children Matthew and Robert Copenhaver; mother Barbara (Larry) Large; siblings Heather (Brian) Cleveland and Geoff Copenhaver; brothers-in-law Harley and Tom (Michelle) Luttermoser; sisters-in-law Mona (Marti) Tremonti and Jamie Luttermoser; mother-in-law Patricia Livy; many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and -nephews; and dogs Mister and Red.
He is preceded in death by his father, Robert Copenhaver.
Funeral services will be held at the Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service on Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at 11 AM. Visitation will be held Tuesday, January 30, from 4 to 8 PM; and on Wednesday from 10 AM until the time of service.
Memorial donations for Travis may be made to the family for future designation. Arrangements were entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, P.O. Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.