Mary K. Grupe (88) of Altamont


Published on September 24 2013 9:20 am

Mary Katherine Grupe, 88 of Altamont, died at 2:17 p.m. Monday, September 23, 2013 at Lakeland Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Effingham.

Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Thursday, September 26, 2013 at Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont with Rev. LeRoy Tucker officiating. Visitation will be for one hour prior to service time. Burial will follow at Arborcrest Memorial Park, rural Effingham. Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.

Mary was born on Tuesday, May 19, 1925 in Effingham to Wilson and Grace (Gosney) Kavanaugh. She married George Milan Grupe and he preceded her in death in 2010. She was a homemaker and was retired from Fedders U.S.A., Effingham.

Mary is survived by her son, Steve and his wife Jennifer of Centerpoint, Indiana and her daughter, Peg Wilfong and her husband Rich of Tucson, Arizona and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, K. Dean Grupe, brother, Walter Kavanaugh, sister, Irene Case, grandson Richie Grupe and great grandson, Reece Grupe.

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