Mary E. Moore, Beverly J. Rupprecht

Mary E. Moore

Mary E. Moore, 83, of Lawrenceville, Illinois, died on Wednesday, June 24, 2020.

She had been the head cook at the Lawrence County Senior Citizens and was a member of the Hi-Way Church of God.

Survivors include six children, Angela Smith, Steven Moore, Gary Moore, Cindy Murphy, Robin Webster and Richard Moore; and one brother, Marlin Higgins.

Funeral services will be noon CDT on conducted on Saturday at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville and available for viewing on the funeral home’s Facebook page. Burial will be in the Charlottesville Cemetery. Visitation will be 10 a.m. CDT until the hour of services on Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Lawrence County Senior Citizens.

Online condolences may be made at www.emmonsmaceysteffey.com.

Beverly J. Rupprecht

Beverly J. Rupprecht, 90, of Vincennes, passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2020, at her residence with her family at her bedside.

Beverly was born on Dec. 31, 1929 in Evansville, the daughter of Oral and Estella Greer Johnson. She was a graduate of Evansville Central High School and married Urban C. Rupprecht on Dec. 1, 1951 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Fulda, the ceremony performed by Urban’s uncle, Monsignor Clarence Lindauer. Beverly and Urban they made their life together for nearly 69 years. She was a member of St. Francis Xavier/St. John Catholic Church and was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

Beverly is survived by her husband, Urban C. Rupprecht; their children, Mike Rupprecht and his wife, Paula, of Vincennes, Leah Singleton and her husband, Sam, of Freelandville, Suzan Ridgway and her husband, Bob, of Carlisle, Betsy Street of Vincennes, Leslie Sizemore and her husband, Jim, of Manchester, Kentucky, and Mindy Williams and her husband, Bob, of Vincennes. She is also survived by 16 grandchildren and 27 great grandchildren.

A Memorial Mass to celebrate her life was celebrated on Thursday at St. John Catholic Church with Father Simon Natha officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Rivet Restoration Fund, 229 Church St., Vincennes, IN 47591

Duesterberg-Fredrick Funeral Home is honored to assist the Rupprecht family during their time of loss.

FUNERALS

Dillon, Barbara Lee, died June 6. Services: 2 p.m. on Saturday at Bicknell United Methodist Church. Condolences: www.fredrickandson.com

McKinley, Grace E., died June 19. Services: 2 p.m. on Saturday at Duesterberg-Fredrick Funeral Home, 521 Vigo St. Burial: Oaktown Cemetery. Visitation: noon until the hour of services on Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials: Good Samaritan Hospice or Knox County Red Cross.  

Parker, Ruth Ella, died June 20. Services: 10 a.m. CDT today at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel in Evansville; a live-stream will be available beginning 20 minutes prior to the service time on the funeral homes Facebook page. Burial: Walnut Hill Cemetery. Memorials: Alzheimer’s Association, 701 N. Weinbach Ave, Evansville, IN 47711. Condolences: www.boonefuneralhome.net.

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