GLADSTONE, Mo. - Joan Cecelia Koppe, 92, of Gladstone, Mo., died May 4, 2014 at North Care Hospice at North Kansas City Hospital.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 8, at St. Charles Church, 704 NE Shady Lane Drive, Gladstone, with burial in Resurrection Cemetery North.
Visitation is 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday at Newcomer's White Chapel Mortuary, with a prayer service at 7 p.m.
She was born on May 31, 1921 in New Ulm, to Alois and Bertha (Kuehn) Loeffler.
She is survived by sons, Gregory J. Koppe, St. Louis, Mo.; Philip M.Koppe, Kansas City Mo.; George T. Koppe, Kansas City, and Joseph L. Koppe, North Kansas City; daughters, Mary Joan Dixon, Kansas City, and Annette E. Ahnemann, Apple Valley; her sister, Laura Hurley of Broomfield, Colo.; brothers, Austin Loeffler of Bemidji and Paul Loeffler of Wheeling, Ill; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandsons; four stepgrandchildren and three stepgreat-grandchildren.