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Lillian F. Stoppenhagen

December 19, 1923 - January 9, 2013
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Lillian F. Stoppenhagen, 89, of Ossian passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at Ossian Health and Rehabilitation. She was born in Blaze, Kentucky on December 19, 1923 to the late James and Myrtle (Lewis) Morgan. She worked for General Electric for 10 years and Melching Machine Shop as a bookkeeper for 26 years before retiring in 1994. She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church and American Legion #296. The love of her life was her family and ballroom dancing with her late husband. She is survived by her two daughters, Deb (Mike) Pursifull of Ossian and Rhonda (Dean) DeRoche of Ft. Wayne; her sisters, Juanita Walker, Doris Donaghy...
Lillian F. Stoppenhagen, 89, of Ossian passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at Ossian Health and Rehabilitation. She was born in Blaze, Kentucky on December 19, 1923 to the late James and Myrtle (Lewis) Morgan. She worked for General Electric for 10 years and Melching Machine Shop as a bookkeeper for 26 years before retiring in 1994. She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church and American Legion #296. The love of her life was her family and ballroom dancing with her late husband. She is survived by her two daughters, Deb (Mike) Pursifull of Ossian and Rhonda (Dean) DeRoche of Ft. Wayne; her sisters, Juanita Walker, Doris Donaghy Jones, Dorothy Clark, and Joyce Hunter all of St. Petersburg, FL; four grandchildren and six great grandchildren; a daughter in law, Millie Stoppenhagen of Noblesville. She was also preceded in death by her husband Edwin A. Stoppenhagen, a son James M. Stoppenhagen, two granddaughters Sarah and Amber, and a grandson, Phillip Jason. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Ossian with calling one hour prior. Visitation will also be from 2-4 and 6-8 on Friday, January 11, 2013 at Elzey Patterson Rodak Funeral Home, 120 West Mill Street, Ossian, IN. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Bethlehem Lutheran Church or Audience Unlimited.

"Deb & Mike we are sorry to hear about your loss. We will have your family in our thoughts and prayers. Ossian Family Eyecare Staff"

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