Hilda C. Koppe

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Hilda C. Koppe

December 25, 1924 - August 07, 2018

Hilda C. Koppe, 93, Youngstown, New York, died Tuesday, August 7, 2018 in Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care in Lewiston, New York. Hilda was born December 25, 1924 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, daughter of the late Clay A. McDowell and Alva C. (Shoenfelt) McDowell.
She was united in marriage first to Calvin West, Jr., and then to Daniel H. Koppe, both of whom preceded her in death, as well as her baby sister, Lucille.
Hilda was a graduate of Pitcairn High School, received her BA Degree from Westminster College, her Master's Degree from University of Oklahoma, and post graduate work after her Master's from Duquesne University. Hilda was a retired 3rd-grade school teacher from Mt. Lebanon Public Schools, Mt. Lebanon, PA.
Surviving are daughter, Catherine Emerson, and husband Robert; and grandchildren, William and Suzannah Emerson of Youngstown, New York; along with numerous nieces, nephews, step-children and grandchildren in Oklahoma and Arizona.
A Memorial Service will be held at St. John Lutheran Church, Youngstown, NY, on Tuesday, August 14th at 11 AM.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Ligonier Camp and Conference Center, Ligonier, PA, or to the First Presbyterian Church of Pittsburgh.
The family would like to thank the staff of Brookdale and Our Lady of Peace for their attentiveness, kindness, and consideration of their mother/Oma.
Published on August 9, 2018
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Tuesday August 14, 2018

11:00 AM

St. John Lutheran Church

420 Lockport St, Youngstown, NY, USA


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