Elton Lee Koops, age 83, of Downs, Kansas, went to be with his Lord on Monday,
December 26, 2016.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce, and brothers,
Gerald and Gary.   He will be remembered lovingly by his children, Katherine
Koops, Steve and Norma Koops (Ryan, Kevin, and Lindsey), Paul and Laura Koops
(Evangeline, Constantin, and Leon), and James and Christine Koops (Alexander,
Abigail, and Anna).  He is survived by his sister-in-law, Nettie Koops.  Funeral
services will be held on Saturday, December 31, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Dispatch
Christian Reformed Church, RR 2, Cawker City, Kansas 67437.  Visitation will be
held on Friday, December 30, 2016 from 7:00-8:30 PM at Dispatch Christian
Reformed Church.    Memorial contributions may be made to the Downs Historical
Society, Downs, KS or to Dispatch Christian Reformed Church in care of  Domoney
Funeral Home, PO Box 127, Downs, KS  67437.