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Stephen Lynn Colopy, shown here in his military uniform, will be remembered this Sunday by family and friends. Colopy was killed in Vietnam 50 years ago.


DANVILLE — Fifty years ago, on April 23, 1967, Stephen Lynn Colopy of Danville was killed in Cu Chi Province, Vietnam. He will be remembered this weekend with a special ceremony at 10 a.m. Sunday at his grave in St. Luke Cemetery.
Stephen’s sister, Betty Carpenter, said family members are expected to attend from all over the country, including California, Colorado, Virginia, Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York.

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