Phyllis A. ((Safko)) Koepp(1926-2013)

Phyllis A. (nee Safko) Koepp, 86, died July 3, 2013, at Joy's Place in Munson Township.
Born Oct. 1, 1926, in Cleveland, to Joseph and Amelia (nee Karlovec) Safko, she had lived in Munson Township and Euclid before retiring to Florida.
She is survived by her sons, Reinhart "Ron" (JoAnn) Koepp II of Mount Vernon, Wash., and Frederick (Belinda) of Euclid; daughter, Michele Morse of Mentor-on-the-Lake; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; brother, Kenneth (Shirlee) Safko of Middlefield; sisters, Virginia (Raymond) Grumney of Newton Falls and Priscilla (Donald) Romano of Perry; and many nieces and nephews.
Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Reinhart Koepp; daughter, Martha Koepp; sisters, Gladys Ward and Patricia O'Callahan; and brother, Paul Safko.
Celebration of Life will be 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2013, at the Burr Funeral Home, 116 South St. (Route 44, 500 feet south of Route 6/Chardon Square), Chardon. A memorial gathering will be from 6 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. The family will meet with friends and family 10 a.m. Friday at the cemetery.
Donations suggested to the , P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.
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Published in on July 7, 2013