Kopper is survived by his wife, Janice A. Kopper; a daughter, Linda Zorn and her husband Jeff of Baltimore; a son, John Kopper and his wife Maria of Cheyenne, Wy.; 5 grandchildren, Ashlie Farer and her husband Brett, Matthew Caldarazzo-Zorn, Christopher Kopper, Sophie Kopper and Allyson Zorn; and a sister, Mary Woltz of Baltimore. A memorial service was held for Kopper at Sunset Grille in West Ocean City.
BERLIN — James Edward Kopper, age 65, died Tuesday, Oct. 18 at Atlantic General Hospital. Born in Baltimore he was the son of the late John Bernard Kopper and Elsie Wirts Kopper.