William Emanuel Hoppe
Last updated 10/6/2006 at Noon
William Emanuel Hoppe passed away on September 20, 2006, in Fallbrook at the age of 95. He was born in Los Angeles, CA, July 19, 1911.
Bill grew up on Hooper Avenue and Kenwood Avenue in Los Angeles, the son of William Otto Hoppe and Leticia Katherine (Diehl) Hoppe. His father was a tool and die maker.
Bill graduated from Manual Arts High School in Los Angeles in 1927. He graduated from the University of Southern California with a BA followed by a Master’s Degree in 1933.
He taught at Beaumont High School in Beaumont, CA, where he met and later married Georgia (Sue) Bywater in 1937. He...