Mary Jane ‘Jane’ Koppe
JUPITER, Fla. —Jane Koppe, 78, of Jupiter, Fla., formerly of Otego, died peacefully in her home on Monday, March 17, 2014, surrounded by her loved ones, following an inspirational battle with ovarian cancer.
She was born on April 19, 1935, in Far Rockaway, of the late Richard and Kathryn Koppe.
She led a full and meaningful life and was a dear friend to many.
Jane is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Dr. Richard and Beverly Hoy; daughter, Mary Jane “Jaime” Doyle, daughter and son-in-law, Kathryn and James Alonso; and predeceased by son, William Hoy and daughter, Kathy Hoy. She is also survived by 10 loving grandchildren, Sean, Lindsy, Michael, Robert, Marcus, Brenden, Megan, Andrew, Abigail and Emily.
A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 22, at Unity Church in the Gardens, 550 Bush Road, Jupiter, Fla.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to Hospice of Palm Beach County, 5300 East Avenue West Palm Beach, FL 33407, Unity Church in the Gardens, and the St. Francis Breadline, 135 West 31st St., New York, NY 10001 (www.stfrancisbreadline.org).