Richmond – Charles Wayne Copenhaver passed from his life of adventure and discovery on this earth into his next big adventure on the evening of December 1, 2020, in Richmond, Indiana, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease and then a short battle with COVID-19.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, October 2, 2021, at First Friends Meeting, 2010 Chester Blvd., Richmond. Masks will be required, and social distancing will be observed. The service will also be available via Zoom by typing us02web.zoom/j/4379169788 in a search window, using the Zoom app (download at, or dialing 1-312-626-6799 from a phone. For each of these, enter Meeting ID 437 916 9788 and passcode 7RCQ0F.

Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at