COPPING, Fred, John - 46 years, of Garson who passed away Friday evening, October 15, 2004 at the Sudbury Regional Hospital - Laurentian Site. He was born in Sudbury and married Liana (Scagnetti) in 1988 in Garson. A life resident of the Sudbury area Fred was a computer technician with Hydro One having 18 years service, taking a disability pension in 2003 due to health concerns. The focus of Fred's life was his loving family. He was a devoted and terrific husband and dad, but also a well loved and respected family member and friend to the Copping and Scagnetti families. He was sometimes the glue and sometimes the oil that kept family relationships together and functional. He enjoyed golfing and he had a great appreciation for the outdoors, having spent many happy times at Lake Wahnapitae with family and friends. Beloved husband of Liana (Scagnetti) Copping of Garson. Loving father of Jennifer at home. Cherished son of Fred Copping of Skead and Myra (McMenemy) Copping predeceased 1996. Dear brother of Bill (wife Debbie) of Kincardine, Marlene Matheson and Shirley Richards (husband Ron) both of California. Special son-in-law to Ron Scagnetti (Helene) of Skead and Ann Randall of Sudbury. Dear brother-in-law of Randy Scagnetti, Ron Scagnetti Jr. (Colleen), Chris Scagnetti (wife Kim) and Lynn Bordun. Dear uncle of Lana, Christine, Patrick, Marissa, Tyler and Kyle. Resting at the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME, 233 Larch St., Sudbury. Funeral Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church, Garson, Ontario, Tuesday, October 19, 2004 at 10 am. Cremation at the Parklawn Crematorium. Prayers 7:30 p.m. Monday. Donations to the Northeaster Ontario Regional Cancer Center would be appreciated.