On Saturday August 14th, 2021, Paul P. Coppola, of Valley Stream, N.Y., passed from this life at the age of 87.
Paul was born on January 1st 1934 in Richmond Hill, N.Y. He graduated from Holy Child Grammar School and Richmond Hill High School where he met his beloved wife of 66 years, Eleanor, with whom he raised a beautiful family including one son, two daughters, nine grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
Paul honorably served his country in the US Army as part of the Philadelphia Air Defense Command and had a successful thirty-five year career at Heidelberg Eastern as a Global Logistics Leader. He was a devout Catholic and was committed to volunteerism his whole life, particularly as a Knight of Columbus and as a Fellow in the Loyal Order of the Moose. His passions were hunting, bowling, golfing, fishing, cooking and the N.Y. Mets.
Paul is survived by his wife Eleanor.
Also, their son Paul Coppola, Jr., his wife Angela and their family: son Adrian and his wife Nicole; daughter Dominique and her husband Fillipo Acompora and their children Valentina and Aldo; daughter Gabrielle and her husband Luis Bonilla; and son Giovanni.
Also, their daughter Valerie and her husband Emil Cicchetti and their family: son Marco and his fiancée Courtney Mahon; daughter Victoria and her fiancé Patrick Mancini; and son Anthony.
Also, their daughter Lisa and her husband Matthew Avigliano and their family: sons Luke and Leo.
Paul is also survived by his sister Mrs. Marie Romano.
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