Gwendolyn (Gwen) Marie Hoepfer, age 42, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on June 24th at her home in Athol, Idaho. Gwen was born June 15th 1975 in Spokane, WA.
Gwen grew up in Spokane, WA and graduated from University High School; she also attended Spokane Community College and Apollo College.
Gwen worked for many years in the Cable Television Industry, Medical Billing, and, most recently, the Banking Industry for Mountain West Bank in Coeur d'Alene, ID. She truly enjoyed her job and the people she worked with.
Gwen was an avid reader, loved music and karaoke, boating, fishing, and almost every sport. The local NW teams and the Miami Dolphins were among her favorites. Gwen was a very caring and giving person with a warm heart and kind soul. She was blessed with many friends and she will be missed.
Gwen is survived by her parents: mom, Sally Antonovich and stepdad, Frank Antonovich of Vancouver WA; her sister, Kimberly LeDoux, her husband Jesse, and daughter, Ashley of Vancouver WA; grandparents, Gerald and Theresa Warfield of Spokane Valley WA; grandparent, Annie Rolph of Spokane Valley WA; several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Gwen also leaves behind her longtime companion, Ken Paulsen and his three children of Athol, ID. Gwen was preceded in death by her dad, Norman Edward Hoepfer.