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Obituary: Koepke, Roberta G. (Birdie Moore)

FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2013

Age 51

KOEPKE, Roberta G. (Birdie Moore) (Age 51) Of Usk Washington.

She took the Lord’s hand on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 after a brave battle with cancer.

She was born on July 9, 1961 in St. Ignatius, MT.

We were blessed to have Birdie as a beloved daughter, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend.

She loved to travel and take family vacations and lived her life to the fullest.

Birdie was a generous soul known for her affectious laugh.

She gained her happiness by bringing joy to others.

She was proceded in death by her father Robert Gary Moore, her brother Richard Allen Moore, her brother-in-law Michael Hilborn, her Uncle Eneas Nenema, and Aunt Mary and Uncle Phillip Haugen.

She is survived by her mother Christine Moore, siblings Glen Nenema (Chet Bluff), Gail LeBret (Guy), Christie Bichler (Anthony), Sherri Hilborn, her son Jason Allen Bowman(Nicole), her daughters Angelina Justine and Alaina Christine Hilborn, her grandchildren Jayden Allen Bowman, Peyton James Bowman, and Jordan Hameline, and numerous nieces and nephews who all adored her.

Her Rosary will be at 7:00 P.M., May 3, 2013.

Funeral services and a celebration of her life will be at 10 A.M., May 4, 2013 .

Both will be held at the Community Building in Usk, WA.

Sherman-Knapp Funeral Home in Newport is in charge of arrangements.

Family and friends are invited to sign the online guest book at


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