Deloris A. Kopp, October 16, 1926 - June 8, 2019

Deloris A. Kopp
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Deloris “Dee” A. Kopp, age 92, passed away peacefully Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Heritage Court Memory Care, Eau Claire.

Dee was born October 16, 1926 to Fred and Frieda (Wagnild) Miller, and was a sister to 12 siblings.  Dee graduated from Dunn County School of Agriculture.  She married Richard (Dick) Kopp on February 26, 1949.  Together they had three sons.  Dick and Dee lived on the Kopp family farm for 63 years.  In 2009, they received the Sesquicentennial Ownership Certificate.  She worked various jobs, the last being a cook at the Eau Claire Area School District from 1968 – 1988.  She served for many years on the Brunswick Cemetery Association and was a member of the Brunswick Homemakers.  

Survivors include her sons, Richard (Jacqueline), Jeff (Cindy), and Randy; five grandchildren, Rick (Chandra), Carrie, Erik (Kimberly), Jason (Lisa), and Sarah; eight great grandchildren, Richard (Joey), Clara, Skyla, Ivy, Natalie, Alexis, Teagan, and Jason; brothers, Roger and Norman Miller; sister, Ivadell Howe; as well as many nieces and nephews.  

Dee was preceded in death by her husband Richard; granddaughter, Brenda Kopp; and her brothers and sisters.

Funeral service will take place at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at Hulke Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 3209 Rudolph Road, Eau Claire with Pastor David Irgens of Saving Grace Lutheran Church officiating. Visitation will take place at the funeral home on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 from 9:30 am until the time of service. Committal service will take place on Wednesday at the Brunswick Cemetery immediately after the funeral service.

The family would like to express a special thank you to Heritage Assisting Living, Heritage Court Memory Care, and to St. Croix Hospice for the extraordinary care they gave to Dee.  

Friends and family may offer condolences online at www.hulkefamilyfh.com.   

Hulke Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 3209 Rudolph Road, Eau Claire, WI 54701 is assisting the family with the arrangements.

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  1. Kathy Clausen June 12, 2019

    Thank you for sharing the beautiful tribute to your folks in the video. We remember them from the Little Red days, as all four of our kids went there. Also, Delores, from the Busy Bees Homemakers club Such a classy lady and good role model for us younger members at the time. She was a treasure to know. You have my deepest sympathy.

  2. Karen Spehle Bacik June 12, 2019

    Rick, Jeff, Randy..... Sending thoughts and prayers for your loss. It is sadness for all of us whom your Mom touched. She was so kind to myself, Ron and Mary Ellen when our Mom died. Her door was always open and so was her heart! I have many special memories of her kindness.

  3. Betsy Noll June 11, 2019

    May Deloris now rest in peace with Dick. I feel truly blessed to have known them. Many years have passed since I was the secretary at Little Red School, from 1983-86 but I think of them so often especially at this time of the year when I plant my garden (Dick shared some great tips). They were both a joy to work with and I valued their friendship for many years there after. Dick and Deloris were a true example of love for each other, for family, and for friends.

  4. Lori Pederson June 11, 2019

    Randy sorry for your loss of your mother thoughts and prayers are with you and your family I was very saddened to hear about Julie also again my thoughts and prayers to you Randy..