|Dale Leroy Koopman|
He graduated from Nevada High School in 1962. For many years he operated Koopmann Cattle Company and was later known as “ Junk Man” in the Nevada and surrounding areas.
Dale loved his family, his friends, and he enjoyed roaming around the countryside, sipping a cold Pepsi, while buying and selling anything of value. He was an original American picker. Dale was most proud of being baptized on August 3, 2016.
Dale is survived by: his wife, Ginger of the home; one daughter, Samie McCullough (Kris) Nevada; one granddaughter, Kalli McCullough, Nevada; two sisters, a brother, extended family and many special friends in the community.
Funeral services will be 11:00 Saturday, August 20, 2016 in the Ferry Funeral Chapel with Dennis Hancock officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. Saturday until service time. Interment will follow in the Deerfield Cemetery. Memorials may be made to: “NRMC Hospice” or ”NRMC Emergency Department” in care of Ferry Funeral Home.