Carol Hoppe, 78

Carol Hoppe (nee Yager) of Hartford passed away on Monday, Aug. 2, 2010 at Kathy Hospice. She was 78.

Carol was born on Jan. 22, 1932 to Steve and Bernice (nee Roussy) Yager. She was united in marriage to Arvin Hoppe on Jan. 27, 1951 in Milwaukee.

Carol loved cooking and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her loving husband of 59 years, Arvin; her children, Darryl (Cindy) Hoppe, Sharryl (Wm) Robinson, and Laura (Rod) Dirnbauer; nine granddaughters, Erin, Megan, Jenny, Michelle, Tammy, Melissa, Kayce, Tracy, and Kelly; one great grandchild, Collin; her siblings, Joy Yager, Judy Dirnbauer; her brother-in-law, Kenneth (Nina) Hoppe; and her nephew Andy Dirnbauer. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Carol was preceded in death by her parents and her grandson Matthew Dirnbauer.

Funeral services for Carol will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 5, 2010 at the Shimon Funeral Home, 824 Union St., Hartford with the Rev. Doug Livingston officiating. Family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home from 5 to 7 p.m.

Private family interment will be at Wisconsin Memorial Park, Brookfield.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family, 673-9500,