Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Manfred Poeppel?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Manfred's memory.
Coping with Grief
We would like to offer our sincere support to anyone coping with grief. Enter
your email below for our complimentary daily grief messages. Messages run for up to one year and you
can stop at any time. Your email will not be used for any other purpose.
February 11, 1952 ~ September 27, 2023 (age 71) 71 Years Old
11 Trees, Flowers, or Condolences have been shared with support of Manfred's family - View on Tribute Wall
Manfred "Fred" O. Poeppel, 71 of Conneaut Lake, PA passed away on September 27, 2023 at the UPMC Hamot, Erie, PA.
Born February 11, 1952 in Goslar Germany, he was the son of Otto F. and Irmgard J. Poeppel(Goeke).
Fred immigrated to the United States with his parents in October of 1952. He worked as a chemist before changing careers into ministry. He was a minister of several churches across the United States, and a member of the American Chemical Society.
Fred was a loving husband, brother and Father. He served so many people as a pastor at OH, PA, NY and FL churches. He loved time on the water boating with family in the summer and played softball in a winter league. He was curious, brilliant and loved people.
Surviving are his loving wife Janet, of Conneaut Lake PA, sons, Kurt (Nicole) Poeppel of Fulton, NY, Keith (Alison ) Poeppel of Charlottesville, VA, Scott (Melissa ) Poeppel of Pittsburgh, and his brother, Norman (Carolyn) Poeppel of Saxonburg.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Friends will be received from Sunday, October 1, 2023, 2:00-6:00 pm at Fox Funeral Home Inc. in Saxonburg PA. & Monday, October 2, 2023, 10:00-10:30 am at St. Luke Lutheran Church, Cabot PA.
Services will be held on Monday, October 2, 2023, 10:30 am at the St. Luke Lutheran Church, 330 Hahhanstown Road, Cabot, with Pastors Barry Keurulainen and Ben Berteau officiating.
Luncheon will follow at the church.
Memorial donations may be made to Concordia Seminary, 801 Seminary Place, St. Louis Missouri 63105. or American Stroke Association PO Box 840692 Dallas TX, 75284.