Lois Kurpiel, 1930-2019

Lois R. Kurpiel, 88, of Union Mills, IN, passed away peacefully at 10:59 a.m. Friday, April 12, 2019, at LaPorte Hospital.

She was born Nov. 30, 1930, in LaPorte, IN, to Walter and Blanche (Cavender) Hyatte.

Lois was a homemaker her whole life. She enjoyed gardening and crafting.

On Feb. 17, 1967, she married Mathew Kurpiel, who survives.

Also surviving are three daughters, Patricia (Kenneth) Sawyer of Springfield, MO, Barbara (Rob) Knotts of Union Mills, and Starla Winger of Union Mills; eight grandchildren, Reid Brown, Starla Myers, Danielle Knotts, Timothy Knotts, Michael Knotts, Nicole Winger, Chad Winger, and Steve Woodard; and eight great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents; two daughters, Maxine Woodard and Penny Kurpiel; one sister, Joann Simms; and one brother, Richard “Dick” Hyatte.

Cremation has taken place and burial will be at a later date. Lakeview Funeral Home and Crematory, LaPorte, is handling arrangements.

Messages of condolence may be posted below on WNLP as well as at www.LakeviewFHC.com.

One Response to “Lois Kurpiel, 1930-2019”

  1. Janet Spreeman

    Apr 25. 2019

    Barb and family, Sorry to hear of your loss. Your mom was such a nice lady.

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