Joseph R. Copeland, 73, of Forks Township, died Wednesday, December 6, 2017.
Born December 1, 1944 in Jersey City, NJ, he was the son of the late John and Irene (Martin) Horbelt.
Surviving are his wife, Ann (Chell) Copeland; children, Chris Copeland and Candace Schwarz; sister, Lisa Mandaglio; and five grandchildren.
Services will be private. The Ashton Funeral Home, Easton is handling the arrangements.
Contributions may be made to The John Ritter Foundation for Aortic Health.
Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.com.