Wilbur W. Dopita, Jr.

Wilbur W. Dopita, Jr., 77, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He was a native of Salina, Kansas, where he worked for Schwann's and the Sheriff's Department. He was a member of St. James Catholic Church and retired from the US Army after 20 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Wilbur Dopita Sr. and Hazel May Redding Dopita; and a brother, Danny Dale Boyer. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Elizabeth J. Dopita; sisters-in-law, Charlotte Anne Farmer (Bruce), Debbie Mikles (Steve), and Stephanie Hendley; and numerous nieces and nephews. The funeral is at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, at St. James Catholic Church with Rev. Martin Linebach officiating. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Brown Funeral Home. Burial will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central in Radcliff. Condolences may be expressed online at www.brownfuneral.com.


Tuesday, February 11, 2020 from 11:00 AM to 12:45 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Tuesday, February 11, 2020 starting at 1:00 PM
St. James Catholic Church

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