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In Memory of

Jean Eleanor McFatridge

November 15, 1929 - August 3, 2017

Obituary


McFATRIDGE, Jean E. Andrus Koppe, age 87 of Springfield, Ohio, passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Howard W. and Dorothy E. (Gump) Andrus, of Springfield, OH; two brothers who died in infancy, Howard and Walter; siblings Pauline Brumfield, Carl Andrus and Lois Moore, daughter-in-law JoAnna Koppe. Jean leaves to cherish her memory her children, Lee A. and Palea Koppe of New Carlisle, OH, Pamela L. Koppe of Aurora, CO, Jeffery S. and Helen Koppe of Silver Spring, MD and Steven M. Koppe of Upland, CA. She is...

McFATRIDGE, Jean E. Andrus Koppe, age 87 of Springfield, Ohio, passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Howard W. and Dorothy E. (Gump) Andrus, of Springfield, OH; two brothers who died in infancy, Howard and Walter; siblings Pauline Brumfield, Carl Andrus and Lois Moore, daughter-in-law JoAnna Koppe. Jean leaves to cherish her memory her children, Lee A. and Palea Koppe of New Carlisle, OH, Pamela L. Koppe of Aurora, CO, Jeffery S. and Helen Koppe of Silver Spring, MD and Steven M. Koppe of Upland, CA. She is also survived by her sister Ruth Millhouse of Troy, OH, sister-in-law Judy Andrus of Springfield, OH, brothers Edward A. and Mary Andrus, Donald H. Andrus of Springfield, OH; grandchildren Travis and Crystal Koppe of New Carlisle, OH, Michael Smead of Fairborn, OH, Caitlyn Koppe of Upland, CA, along with numerous nieces and nephews. Jean was retired as a Personnel Specialist after 30 years of employment at WPAFB, she was a graduate of Springfield High School and pursued courses at Sinclair University. There will be a Gathering of Family and Friends at the BURCHAM TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME, 119 East Main Street, Fairborn Wednesday, August 9, 2017 from 5 - 7 pm. A Celebration of Jean's life will be 11 am, Thursday, August 10, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Byron Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, her family requests donations be made to the Alzheimer's Association in Jean's memory. Messages of sympathy and support to her family may be made at: www.burchamtobiasfuneralhome.com.