Richard P. Coapstick 79, of rural Frankfort, died 10:28 a.m. July 20, 2010 at Seton Specialty Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana. Born July 13, 1931 in Clinton County, Indiana to the late Orpheus Prentice & Jessie (Kelly) Coapstick. He married Marian Johnson on June 25, 1960 in Morocco, Indiana. Mr. Coapstick was a 1949 graduate of Jackson Township High School and a 1953 graduate of Purdue University with an Ag/Econ Degree. He was a farmer, full time from 1960-1967, retired in 1996 as Senior Vice President with the Farmers Bank, working there from 1967-1996. He also farmed part time until 1986. His memberships include, First Presbyterian Church of Lebanon, Sigma Chi Fraternity and Symposiarchs Frankfort Chapter. Mr. Coapstick enjoyed reading, sports and especially his family.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 23rd at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will be Thursday, July 22nd from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Geetingsville Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Frankfort Public Library or Ability Services, envelopes will be available.
Wife: Marian Coapstick of rural Frankfort
Daughter: Kelly A. (Bruce) Petit of Zionsville
Son: Dan R. (Steph) Coapstick of rural Frankfort
5 Grandchildren, Eric & Maureen Petit, Jessie, Doug and Mitch Coapstick
He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Robert K. Coapstick and a sister, Mary Carolyn Laupus.