Dirk Lance Copeland (56) was born August 24th, 1966 and passed away on February 26th, 2023 to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. He is preceded in death by his parents Frank and JoAnne Copeland and his brother Shawn. Dirk is survived by his sister-in-law, niece and nephew and by countless friends that are like family. Dirk was beloved by all. He cared and loved in the most deep and tangible way. He gave generously to all and so many have been proud to call him their friend. Dirk committed his earthly life and all of eternity to Jesus Christ and we find hope as we know he is now in the presence of the Lord. A Celebration of Life Service for Dirk will be on Sunday, March 12, 2023 at 2:00pm at Thrive Church Apopka, 951 N. Park Avenue, Apopka, Florida. A reception will follow after the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Thrive Church Apopka’s Missionary Fund.