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3.18.16 Issue

Omaha Native Charlotte Mayer Kopp passed away Feb. 27 at age 96 in Silver Spring, MD. Services were held March 1, in Silver Spring, MD.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Robert Kopp; parents, Leon and Leah Mayer, formerly of Omaha; brother, Theodore Mayer, also formerly of Omaha.

She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Henry and Ellen Kopp of Jacksonville, FL, Michael and Deborah Kopp and Jonathan Kopp and Charlotte Rest both of Silver Spring, MD; grandchildren: Lauren and Jason Rubin of Tampa, FL, Jessica Kopp of Seattle, WA, Deborah Kopp, and Adam Kopp both of Silver Spring, MD; great-grandchildren: Natalie and Nathan Rubin of Tampa, FL.

Charlotte had lived most of her adult life in Silver Spring, MD. While growing up in Omaha, Charlotte was confirmed at Temple Israel and graduated from North High School. She was also an active member of the Greater Washington, DC chapter of Hadassah. While she had not lived in Omaha for many decades, she always remembered her roots and retained a lifelong interest in the community. For many years preceding her passing, she was a member of the Nebraska Jewish Historical Society.

Memorials may be made in her memory to Hadassah or the Nebraska Jewish Historical Society.