Dean Marshall Kopp, “Pip”, of Colchester, passed away unexpectedly from natural causes on Wednesday (Jan. 31, 2018) at Hartford Hospital surrounded by his children and loving wife, Raylene. Born Dec. 2, 1948 in Norwich, he was the son of the late Helen (Dean) Kopp Goulet and Franklin Kopp. A lifelong resident of Colchester, he was a 1966 graduate of Bacon Academy. Upon his retirement from Pratt & Whitney, Dean took a position with RGBSI, a global management firm. He found joy spending time with family and friends – his greatest pride was his grandchildren. Dean enjoyed traveling with his wife and weekends he spent with friends. In addition to his wife of 48 years, he leaves his daughter, Wendy (Kopp) Weum, her husband, Shannon and their two daughters, Sierra and Jordan, all of Lebanon; his son, Kevin, his wife Lindsey and their three children, Lyla, Addison and Chase, all of Newtown; his sister and brother-in-law, Pamela and Theodore Brown, Jr. of Lebanon; his brother and sister-in-law, Franklin and Alice Kopp of Coopers Mill, ME; and numerous extended family members and friends. In keeping with his wishes, services will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 (www.stjude.org). Care of arrangements has been entrusted to the Aurora-McCarthy Funeral Home of Colchester.