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Pimpara, Avis L.[1]

Female 1920 - 2001  (81 years)


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  • Name Pimpara, Avis L. 
    Born 10 Jan 1920  Rural Leigh, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Aug 2001  Madison, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 8 Aug 2001  Fairview Cemetery; Creston, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10251  Wuerdemann Family
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2017 

    Father Pimpara, Anton J.,   b. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Barrett, Clara M.,   b. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married UNKNOWN  ? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F498  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Koch, Harvey,   b. 7 Apr 1919, Platte County, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 2001, Columbus, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 9 Jun 1938  Creston, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Koch, Lonnie,   b. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Koch, H. David,   b. 20 Oct 1943, Columbus, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 2007, Norfolk, NE. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     4. Koch, Jody,   b. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Koch, Monty,   b. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Koch, Klao,   b. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Koch, Vicki,   b. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Koch, Rhonda,   b. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Koch, Wendy,   b. UNKNOWN, ? Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F3455  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • _P_CCINFO 2-14330
      From THE GASS-HANEY FUNERAL HOME ARCHIVES-

      Avis L. Koch, 81 of Creston, Nebraska died Sunday, August 5, 2001 at Countryside Home in Madison, NE.

      Services will be held at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Leigh, NE on Wednesday, August 08, 2001 at 10:30 AM with Rev. Scott Anderson officiating. Interment will be at Fairview Cemetery in Creston. Visitation will be held at Gass Haney Funeral Home on Tuesday, August 7, 2001 from 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM and at St. Paul's Lutheran Church Leigh, NE on Wednesday, August 8, 2001 from 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM.

      Avis L. Koch was born January 10, 1920 in Rural Leigh, Nebraska to Anton J. and Clara M. (Barrett) Pimpara. She graduated from Leigh High School and attended Midland College in Fremont, Nebraska where she received her teaching certificate. Avis married Harvey D. Koch on June 9, 1938 in Creston, Nebraska.

      She was member of the Presbyterian Church serving as an elder, Sunday school superintendent and teacher, and a member of the Ladies Guild. After the Presbyterian church closed, she became a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church and was a member of the Ladies Aid of the ELCA and given an honorary membership. She was a member of the Creston American Legion Auxiliary Pieper Unit 306 and held offices of president, vice-president and was the historian for many years.

      Avis taught school at District 45 in Platte County and was the Creston correspondent for the Humphrey Democrat for many years. Avis' hobbies included gardening, composing poetry, and writing history. Her composition of the History of Creston, NE, was selected for placement in the National Archives in Washington D.C.

      Avis is survived by:
      Son - Lonny Koch - Lincoln, NE
      Son - Dave (Fern) Koch - Leigh, NE
      Son - Jody (Debi) Koch - Columbus, NE
      Son - Monty (Carolyn) Koch - Creston, NE
      Daughter - Klao Hughes - LaVista, NE
      Daughter - Vicki (George) Ternus - Creston, NE
      Daughter - Melanie (Jim) Arlt - Lindsay, NE
      Daughter - Rhonda (Randy) Kleensang - Hoskins, NE
      Daughter - Wendy (Dale) Rahtz - Leigh, NE
      Sister - Mercina (Lawrence) Gernstein - Leigh, NE
      22 - Grandchildren
      16 - Great-Grandchildren

      Avis was preceded in death by:
      Parents: Anton J. and Clara M. (Barrett) Pimpara
      Husband: Harvey D. Koch
      Brother: Lester Pimpara
      Sisters: Margaret Kafka and Velda Prokop [ColfaxDeutschlandPlatte.FBK.FTW]

      From THE GASS-HANEY FUNERAL HOME ARCHIVES-

      Avis L. Koch, 81 of Creston, Nebraska died Sunday, August 5, 2001 at Countryside Home in Madison, NE.

      Services will be held at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Leigh, NE on Wednesday, August 08, 2001 at 10:30 AM with Rev. Scott Anderson officiating. Interment will be at Fairview Cemetery in Creston. Visitation will be held at Gass Haney Funeral Home on Tuesday, August 7, 2001 from 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM and at St. Paul's Lutheran Church Leigh, NE on Wednesday, August 8, 2001 from 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM.

      Avis L. Koch was born January 10, 1920 in Rural Leigh, Nebraska to Anton J. and Clara M. (Barrett) Pimpara. She graduated from Leigh High School and attended Midland College in Fremont, Nebraska where she received her teaching certificate. Avis married Harvey D. Koch on June 9, 1938 in Creston, Nebraska.

      She was member of the Presbyterian Church serving as an elder, Sunday school superintendent and teacher, and a member of the Ladies Guild. After the Presbyterian church closed, she became a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church and was a member of the Ladies Aid of the ELCA and given an honorary membership. She was a member of the Creston American Legion Auxiliary Pieper Unit 306 and held offices of president, vice-president and was the historian for many years.

      Avis taught school at District 45 in Platte County and was the Creston correspondent for the Humphrey Democrat for many years. Avis' hobbies included gardening, composing poetry, and writing history. Her composition of the History of Creston, NE, was selected for placement in the National Archives in Washington D.C.

      Avis is survived by:
      Son - Lonny Koch - Lincoln, NE
      Son - Dave (Fern) Koch - Leigh, NE
      Son - Jody (Debi) Koch - Columbus, NE
      Son - Monty (Carolyn) Koch - Creston, NE
      Daughter - Klao Hughes - LaVista, NE
      Daughter - Vicki (George) Ternus - Creston, NE
      Daughter - Melanie (Jim) Arlt - Lindsay, NE
      Daughter - Rhonda (Randy) Kleensang - Hoskins, NE
      Daughter - Wendy (Dale) Rahtz - Leigh, NE
      Sister - Mercina (Lawrence) Gernstein - Leigh, NE
      22 - Grandchildren
      16 - Great-Grandchildren

      Avis was preceded in death by:
      Parents: Anton J. and Clara M. (Barrett) Pimpara
      Husband: Harvey D. Koch
      Brother: Lester Pimpara
      Sisters: Margaret Kafka and Velda Prokop

  • Sources 
    1. ColfaxDeutschlandPlatte.FBK.FTW Date of Import: 3 May 2008 ColfaxDeutschlandPlatte.FBK.FTW Date of Import: 3 May 2008 ColfaxDeutschlandPlatte.FBK.FTW Date of Import: 3 May 2008.