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Mollee Coppel Kruger, American Writer. Avocations: walking, traveling F C.


Kruger, Mollee Coppel was born on March 28, 1929 in Bel Air, Maryland, United States. Daughter of Benjamin and Mary Coppel.


Bachelor, University Maryland, 1950.


Columnist, The Harford Gazette, Bel Air, Maryland., 1945-1947; advertising copywriter, Joseph Katz Company, Baltimore, 1951-1955; television scriptwriter, Jewish Community Council, Washington, 1960-1972; columnist, feature writer, various newspapers, Washington and New York City, 1967-1988; freelance writer, various national publications, since 1980. Conductor writing workshop Montgomery County Community Superior vena cava syndrome, Rockville, Maryland., 1982. Consultant Buddemeir Company, Baltimore, 1958-1959.

President Maryben Books, Rockville, since 1970. Teacher creative writing Jewish Community Center, Rockville, 1974-1978, consultant editor senior adult publications, 1975, 76, 77. Consultant editor Standards Alumni Association, 1992.


  • Avocations: walking, traveling F C.



Founding member Humanities Commission Montgomery County, 1984-1991. Judge Maryland Writing Contest for Senior Citizens, Annapolis, 1987-1991, Montgomery County Board Elections,l 1990-1992. Member National League American Pen Women (Maryland state letters chairman 1990-1992, 1999-2001, branch president-elect, national letters board 1992-1994, founding member Chesapeake Magazine, 1993, chairman national letters committee, national membership chairman 1994-1995, national executive board 1994-1996, national public relations chairman 1996-1998, writing awards 1983, 85, 87, 89, 1st prize National Adult Short Story contest 1994, 1st prize National Catherine Leach Poetry competition 1994, 1st prize National Miriam S. Rogers letters contest, 1995, 2d prize Chesapeake Short Story contest 1996, 2d prize Maryland Form Poetry 1999, centennial committee 1997, 1st place 1998, millenium planning committee 1999, Lincoln Bicentennial contributor National Freedom Foundation award 2009), Mortar Board Alumni Club (president 1977-1978, 50th annual recognition certified 2000, 50th Class Reunion committee 2000, Comcast Humanities Achievement award, 2001).


  • Other Interests

    Walking, travel.


Married Jerome Kruger, February 20, 1955. Children: Lennard Gideon, Joseph Avrum.

Benjamin Coppel

Mary (Hoffman) Coppel

Jerome Kruger

Lennard Gideon Kruger

Joseph Avrum Kruger