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Caryl Mary Coppin was American librarian. Certified teacher Oregon. Named Woman of Year, Beta Sigma Phi, 1981; recipient Unsung Hero award, Wallowa County Chamber of C., 1999.

Background

Coppin, Caryl Mary was born on December 24, 1917 in Lakeview, Oregon, United States. Daughter of Walter Herman and Edith Myron (Ogle) Leehmann.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Oregon State University, Corvallis, 1940. Postgraduate, University Oregon, Eugene, 1961. Postgraduate, Portland State University, Oregon, 1961.

Postgraduate, Eastern Oregon University, La Grande, 1962. Postgraduate, Eastern Oregon University, La Grande, 1964.

Career

Home demonstration agent War Foods Administration, Farm Security Administration, Oregon, 1941—1942. School library Joseph High School, 1964—1966, Enterprise High School, 0196—1975. Retired

Member Eastern Oregon Tri County library board Oregon State Library., Enterprise, 1962—1964.

Board chair Wallowa County Library., Enterprise, 1964—1972.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher Oregon.

Membership

Leader 4H, Joseph, 1954—1965. Board chairman, member Wallowa County Fair, Enterprise, 1985—1999. Board member, chairman Eastern Oregon Development Council, La Grand - Enterprise, 1985—1995.

Board directors Wallowa Museum. Member of Philanthropic and Educational Organization (president Enterprise chapter 1984-1985), Oregon Retired Teacher, Soroptimist International (president, secretary Wallowa County chapter 1964—2006), Future Farmers American (honorary), Eastern Star (50 Year Pin for membership 2000).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting.

Connections

Married Cleve Woodrow Coppin, June 20, 1941 (deceased). Children: Donald James, Michael John, Susan Edith.

father:
Walter Herman Leehmann

mother:
Edith Myron (Ogle) Leehmann

spouse:
Cleve Woodrow Coppin

child:
Donald James Coppin

child:
Michael John Coppin

child:
Susan Edith Coppin