Terry Hoeppner

Terry Hoeppner

Birth
Woodburn, Allen County, Indiana, USA
Death 19 Jun 2007 (aged 59)
Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, USA
Burial Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 19972666 · View Source
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College Football Coach. He had coached the Indiana University football team since December 2004. Prior to coming to Indiana, he coached for 19 years at Miami University in Ohio, with 6 of those as head coach. He was a 1969 graduate of Franklin College and played professional football for the Detroit Wheels and Charlotte Hornets of the World Football League. He was invited to training camps with the NFL's St. Louis Cardinals and Green Bay Packers. During his head coaching career, Hoeppner mentored 11 eventual NFL draft picks, including JoJuan Armour, Dustin Cohen, Sheldon White and 2004 NFL Rookie of the Year and Super Bowl XL champion quarterback Ben Roethlisberger of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Hoeppner had a brain tumor removed near his right temple on Dec. 7, 2005. He had a second operation on Sept. 13, 2006, and took a medical leave from the Hoosiers on March 18, 2007. He died of complications from the brain tumor.

Bio by: Ron Moody


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ron Moody
  • Added: 19 Jun 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19972666
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Terry Hoeppner (19 Aug 1947–19 Jun 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19972666, citing Valhalla Memory Gardens, Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .