Obituaries: Patricia Goepel

OTTUMWA – Patricia A. Hill Goepel, 87, of 1406 Brentwood Dr., died at 10:55 a.m. June 24, 2017 at Hospice House in Ottumwa after a courageous battle with cancer.

She was born February 3, 1930 in Ottumwa.  She married Fred Frank Hill on April 21, 1946 and he preceded her in death on April 10, 1998.  She married Duane A. Goepel on March 20, 2004 and he preceded her in death on July 9, 2006.

Patricia was a member of Canasta Club, Bunco Club and had many great friends.

Surviving is a daughter, Teresa “Terri” (Gene) Sundquist of Ottumwa; a son-in-law, Dick Moyer of Ottumwa; four grandchildren, Tony (Kristy) Moyer of Ottumwa, Rob (Christina) Moyer of Bend, OR, Todd (Sheila) Sundquist of Ottumwa and Sara (Spencer) Shepard of Ankeny; five great -grandchildren, Clayton, Olivia, Garrett, Jocelynn and Lily and a great-great- granddaughter, Ruby.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Clara V. Cain and a daughter, Sandra L. Moyer.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home with Pastor Mel Kendall officiating.  Burial will be in Agency Cemetery.

Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday with the family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Memorials may be made to Hospice serving Davis and Wapello Counties, 927  Pennsylvania Ave., Ottumwa, IA 52501.