Hilda Mae Knapp, 82, was born in Illinois to parents Joseph Allen and Hilda Allen (Torloting). Hilda died on January 18, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona. She spent most of her life in Southern California and worked in accounting. In 1955 she married Richard M Knapp, who died in 1979. She is survived by her son, William; daughter, Janet; son-in-law Bill Cooper; and grandson Bryan Cooper. She is also survived by her brother, Robert Allen; sister, Shirley Tipton; and numerous nieces and nephews. She loved tennis, bingo and bridge. Funeral services will be held at Good Shepard Cemetery, Huntington Beach, CA.