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Irene Stoppelbein

May 21, 1926 - June 17, 2008

Irene S. Stoppelbein, 82, of the Pine Park Community of Hendersonville, died Tuesday morning, June 17, 2008 at Universal Healthcare in Fletcher.

A native of Charleston, SC, she had lived in Henderson County for the past 22 years. She was the daughter of the late William Evans Stoppelbein and Irene Elizabeth Ehney. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 67 years, Malcolm G. Stoppelbein, Sr., who died in March of 2008 and her son, Malcolm G. Stoppelbein, Jr.

She volunteered her time with the Bat Cave Volunteer Fire Department and enjoyed gardening, bird watching, her back porch, music and dancing. She was also an avid Carolina Panthers fan.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, June 22, 2008

Time: 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Service Information

Date: Monday, June 23, 2008

Time: 11:30 am


Kirby Memorial Chapel

125 Orrs Camp Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Burial will follow at 2 PM at the Western North Carolina State Veterans Cemetery.

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