Terpola "Terry" KNIPPENBURG

Obituary

KNIPPENBURG, Terpola "Terry" of Sun City Center, died Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. Beloved wife of Harold Knippenburg. Born in Conn-ellsville, PA Feb. 15, 1928, after leaving Connellsville High School, Terry matriculated at Maryland College for Women for two years, and then attended the University of Maryland to obtain her High School Teaching degree. Upon completion of this bachelor's degree in 1949, she began her career teaching in Hyattsville MD for several years. When her husband transferred to Detroit, MI in 1954, she joined him and continued teaching at Allen Park high School. In 1960 she obtained her Master's Degree from the University of Michigan in Counseling. Terry retired from this position in 1985. She later was elected as a school board member at Allen Park High School. Terry and Harold moved to Florida establishing residency in Sun City Center in 1995. Arrangements entrusted to National Cremation and Burial Society.
Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Aug. 30, 2014
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