Cozad Resident: Pauline Trowbridge, age 90 (1922-2013)

Pauline Trowbridge, 90, of Cozad, Nebraska, formerly of Lexington, Nebraska, died Thursday, March 21st, 2013, surrounded by her loving family at the Cozad Community Hospital.

She was born December 11th, 1922, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Sam and Della (Pitts) Hall.

Pauline attended Cozad Public Schools. Her working years found her working for the care home in Cozad and Nebraska Plastics in Cozad. But her most cherished occupation was taking care of her five children. She also enjoyed gardening.

She is survived by her children; Larry Copass and Kenneth Copass both of Cozad; daughters, Diana Stoneking of Clinton, Missouri and Jolene Burrell of Concord, North Carolina; brother, Lawrence Hall of Cozad; 10 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren, extended family and friends.

Pauline was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands, Elmo Copass and William Trowbridge; daughter, Debra; two grandchildren; and one brother, Paul.

The family has honored Pauline’s wishes that her body be cremated.

A Memorial Inurnment Service will be held at a later date in the Cozad Cemetery.

Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington is in charge of arrangements.

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