Regina Irene Stoppel, 95, died Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, at Ness County Hospital.

She was born Jan. 12, 1923, in Bazine to John and Agnes Friebus Tittel.

She married Otto Stoppel on Oct. 29, 1943, in Bazine. He preceded her in death April 20, 2002.

For many years, while raising their family, they ran a bakery in their home. Later, she was a nurse aide at the Ness County Hospital.

She was a member of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Ness City.

Survivors include two sons, Eugene Stoppel, and wife, Becky, Gainsville, Texas, and Kenny Stoppel, Salina; two daughters, Anetta Pfannenstiel, Wichita, and LeAnn Stoppel, Hays; a brother, Carl Tittel, and wife, Louise, Auburndale, Fla.; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by six brothers, Otto, Edward, Albert, Werner, Gary and Ted Tittel; a sister, Betty Waterhouse; a son-in-law, Kenny Pfannenstiel; and an infant grandson.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Ness City; burial in Ness City Cemetery.

Friends can call from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday with family present at 5 p.m. at Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Ness City.

Memorials are suggested to ELCA Good Gifts, or Ness County Hospital in care of the funeral home.

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