Archbold, OH

Evelyn J. Rupp

Evelyn J. Rupp, age 90 years, of Archbold, passed away suddenly Sunday noon, Aug. 19, 2007, in her home.

She was born June 17, 1917 in Archbold, a daughter of Peter and Clara (Vonier) Rupp.

A graduate of Archbold High School and Bowling Green State University, she taught English and business courses at Archbold High School for 37 years, and since retirement was a receptionist at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. She, with her sister, owned and operated the former Cup & Saucer Restaurant in Archbold a number of years.

She was a member of the Archbold Evangelical Mennonite Church, the Ohio Retired Teachers Association, and the former BPW of Archbold.

She is survived by one sister, Martha Rupp of Archbold; two brothers, Robert L. Rupp of Columbus, and William G. (Melinda) Rupp of Archbold; a sister-in-law, Margeret Rupp of Archbold; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Paul “Bud” Rupp; and a sister, Marguerite Rupp.

Services will be held on Friday at 10 am at the Archbold Evangelical Mennonite Church with Pastors Brad Bame and Stuart Rex officiating. Interment will follow in the Pettisville Cemetery.

Friends may call at Short Funeral Home in Archbold from 2-8 pm on Thursday.

The family suggests that memorials be given to Miracle Camp, Salem Childrens Home, or the donor’s favorite charity.

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