Nicole Faye Hahne was born on November 19, 1978 to Carmen "Ray" and Sherrie Hahne in Gibson City, Illinois. She lived with her Mother in Austin,Texas until the terrible car accident that took the lives of her mother and brother and left her forever changed in 1984. Nicole came to Bakersfield in 1985 to live with her Dad, Mom Debbie, and siblings. Nicole proudly graduated from high school in 1996 and went on to work for many community services for people with disabilities during the next 20 years. It was in this time at work that she met the love of her life Ryan Cooper. In 2010, Ryan and Nicole had their surprise baby Stephine.
Nicole is survived her daughter; Stephine Cooper-Hahne, mom; Debbie Hahne, sisters; Debra Smith and Johnny, Amanda Skaggs and spouse Ricky, brothers; Ron Smith and spouse Amanda, Ray Hahne and spouse April and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents Ray and Sherrie, brother Kevin Hahne and grandparents.
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