Christopher Laurence Coppinger


Christopher Laurence Coppinger

Christopher “Chris” Laurence Coppinger, 53, a resident of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday morning, Dec. 7, 2017.

He was a 1982 graduate of Bradley Central High School. He loved being on the water. He was good at all watersports and he loved jet-skis. He was also a natural athlete. He was known for always being able to pick up a new sport and being good at it. Chris was loved by many and will be dearly missed by all that knew him.

He is preceded in death by his father, T.E. Sonny Coppinger.
Chris leaves behind to cherish his memory, his loving mother, Gretchen Coppinger; sister, Amy Coppinger; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. 

Visitation will be held from 2 to 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, at Companion Funeral Home, 2419 Georgetown Road N.W.
After the visitation, the family will hold an informal Celebration of Life service, where they welcome anyone who has good memories to share of him. 

You are invited to share a personal memory or your condolences with his family at his online memorial located at 


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