Hilda G. Kostopoulos

April 6, 1942 – Jan. 18, 2010

Hilda G. Kostopoulos, 67, of Palmyra, passed away Monday, Jan. 18, 2010, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital. She was born in Dunn, N.C., on April 6, 1942, the daughter of John and Kathleen Smith.

Hilda married Frank Kostopoulos on Sept. 15, 1972, in Las Vegas. She enjoyed shopping, gardening, fishing, spending time with family and friends and helping others.
She will be sadly missed by her husband, Frank of Palmyra; children, Tom (Debbie) Bruner of Whitewater, Angie (Mike) Paaske of Elkhorn, Brenda (Bob) Drida of Waukesha and Mary (Roger) Schultz of Whitewater; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; her brother, Jake Smith; and other relatives and many friends.

Hilda was preceded in death by her parents, John and Kathleen; brothers, Billy, Bobby and Cecil; sister, Lula Mae; and grandchildren, Michael Parker and Danielle and Elizabeth Bruner.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the noon funeral service Friday, Jan. 22, at Mealy’s Funeral Home, 320 W. Main St., Palmyra, with the Rev. Susan McKeegan-Guinn officiating. Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery.

For the online obituary and guest registry, go to www.hdlfuneralhomes.com.

Mealy’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. For further information, please call 495-2127.