Iris Doine (Robertson) Kopf
Iris Doine (Robertson) Kopf was born on September 9, 1932 at Buffalo, Oklahoma to Clarence and Opal (Wilson) Robertson. She departed this life on December 25, 2020 at the Okeene Municipal Hospital.
Iris and her three sisters grew up in Buffalo and Fairview, OK. She was a graduate of Fairview High School. On April 6, 1951 Iris married the love of her life, Henry H. Kopf of Homestead, OK. Henry served for 23 years in the U.S. Navy before retiring in 1974. Iris was a housewife who kept the family together. She enjoyed the travel involved with their time in the Navy, but also looked forward to returning to Oklahoma and familiar surroundings. Iris and Henry were married for 56 years prior to his death on February 5, 2008.
Iris was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Kopf; her parents, Clarence Robertson and Opal (Wilson) Robertson Gray; by her only brother and by two of her sisters, Roberta Lee and Avis Barton; and two greatgrandchildren; Survivors include her sister, Shirley Womack of Olala, WA; three children, son Wendell Kopf and wife Golda of Pearland, TX, daughter Kathy Kopf of Longdale, OK and son Paul Kopf and wife Becki of Longdale, OK; grandchildren J.R. Kopf of Alva, OK, Kathleen Lambert of Pearland, TX, Karla of Houston, TX, Nicholas Holderman of Ames, OK, Kevin Holderman of Piedmont, OK and Aisha of Enid, OK; she is also survived by many greatgrandchildren and greatgreat-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Longdale Cemetery with Jerry Bradford officiating. Services were under the direction of Pierce Funeral Home, Canton, OK. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association with the funeral home serving as custodian at P.O. Box 36, Canton, OK 73724. Condolences may be made online at www.piercefuneralhomes. com.