No services are scheduled for retired Sgt. Maj. Timothy Dean Shapiro, 53, of Copperas Cove.

He died Dec. 8, 2012, at his home. He was born Feb. 23, 1959.

Survivors include his wife, Jamileth Shapiro, and their daughter, Lia Shapiro, of Copperas Cove; his parents, Walter Shapiro Sr. and Martha Shapiro of Farmville, Va., and his brother, Paul of Dillwyn, Va.

Memorials may be made to New Century Hospice of Central Texas, 451 E. Central Texas Expressway, Harker Heights, TX 76548.

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Scott’s Funeral Home in Copperas Cove is in charge of arrangements.

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