Normal- Dorothy E. Koppenhoefer, 90 of Meadows Mennonite
formerly of Normal passed away at 6:22 p.m. Saturday, December 15,
at the home.
Dorothy was a member of First
Presbyterian Church, Normal where her
funeral services will be held on Friday, December 21, 2012 at
a.m. Rev. Larry Gaylord will officiate. Burial will be in East
Memorial Gardens, Bloomington. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m.
time of services on Friday at her church. Ruestman-Harris Funeral
El Paso is assisting her family with arrangements.
Dorothy was born September 16, 1922
at Cissna Park a daughter of Leo
and Mary Alt Muehling. She married Ervin J. Koppenhoefer on May
1942 at St. Louis, MO. He died May 22, 1989.
Survivors include two sons; Stephen
(Sue) Koppenhoefer, Seneca and
Bruce (Diana) Koppenhoefer, Alabaster, AL, one daughter; Dee
Brines, Hudson; one daughter-in-law; Laura Koppenhoefer,
Rock Island, three brothers;
Robert (Jean) Muehling, Joliet, Arthur (Mary) Muehling,
Donald (Kay) Muehling, Elgin, twelve grandchildren and ten
She was preceded in death by a son,
Rodney, grandson, Joseph Brines, two
sisters and two brothers.
She was a graduate of Mercy School
of Nursing and was employed by
Mennonite Hospital in Bloomington for many years. She also was
private and home health care nurse. She enjoyed playing bridge,
member of the McLean County Home Extension and Red Hat
Memorial contributions may be directed to Meadows Mennonite
Community or First Presbyterian Church, Normal. Online condolences
may be sent to her family and her memorial video may be viewed
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