Sodona Elieen Koch Obituary

Sodona Elieen Koch age 87, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Monday, November 12, 2018 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas.

Sodona was born on December 17, 11930 in Lawrenceville, Illinois to the late Marion McBride and Opal Brown McBride. She loved God and her family. Lois was a loving and kind mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to all who knew her.

She is survived by sons: Douglas Howard Coppes of Wisconsin and Gary Redman of Louisiana

Grandchildren: Jeanette Martin, Kimberly Srinara, Ken Coppes, David Coppes and John Coppes

Great-grandchildren: Kailey Martin, Lily Coppes, Abby Coppes, Brandon Coppes, Justin Coppes and Jenna Coppes

Daughter and son-in-law: Diane and Joe Marrello.

She was preceded in death by her parents Marion and Opal McBride.

Memorial service will be Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the Assembly of God Church in Mena with Brother Ron Tilley officiating.


Arrangements are under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena. 


11-15-18 6:07 p.m.