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 Viola Emily <I>Hoernemann</I> Kopecky

Viola Emily Hoernemann Kopecky

Carver County, Minnesota, USA
Death 28 Feb 2002 (aged 84)
Watertown, Carver County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Silver Lake, McLeod County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 100115369 · View Source
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Viola E. Kopecky, age 84, of Mayer, Minnesota, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2002, at Elim Home in Watertown, Minnesota.

Viola was born June 4, 1917 to Fred T. and Caroline (Gohlke) Hoernemann at Camden Township, Carver County, Minnesota.

She was baptized June 17, 1917 at Frieden's County Line Church, Norwood, MN, by the Rev. Zwintscher, and confirmed March 29, 1931 at St. Paul's Evangelical and Reformed Church, Hamburg, MN by the Rev. Vriesen.

Viola was united in marriage to Frank A. Kopecky on June 9, 1935 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Carver, by the Rev. Victor Ostermann.

She enjoyed crocheting, embroidering, gardening, and canning for her grandchildren. She was employed at Tonka Toys for many years.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank; parents, Fred and Caroline Hoernemann; sisters, Caroline Hoernemann, Helen Koepp, Della Syverson, Margaret Buell, and Louise Ziermann.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Marie and Harold Latzig of Lester Prairie; sons and daughters-in-law, Alvin and Sandy Kopecky of Lino Lakes, Harold Kopecky and friend, Ann of Minneapolis, Donald and Rose Kopecky of McGregor.

She is further survived by 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, Frederick and Edna Hoernemann of Waconia; sister, Evelyn Zierman of California; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Lester and Lucille Kopecky of St. Paul, Helen Heydra of Shakopee, Eleanor Kopecky of Chaska; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A chapel service was Sunday, March 3, 2002 at 7:30 P.M. at the Johnson Funeral Home, Waconia, Minnesota. Visitation was Sunday, March 3, 2002 and will also be one hour proior to the service.

Funeral services are today, March 4, 2002 at 10:30 A.M. at Zion Lutheran Church, Mayer. The Rev. Peter Meier and the Rev. Jeff Harter will officiate at the service.

Interment will be at the Bohemian National Cemetery, Silver Lake, Minnesota.

Grandchildren Margaret Buck, Linus Latzig, Gary Latzig, Lyle Latzig, Brad Kopecky, Randy Kopecky, Shelley Jelinek, and Johnny Kopecky will sesrvice as casketbearers. Johnson Funeral Home, Waconia, served the family.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Viola Emily Hoernemann Kopecky (4 Jun 1917–28 Feb 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100115369, citing Bohemian National Cemetery, Silver Lake, McLeod County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Addie Kruta Lenoir (contributor 47359743) .