Dorothy Rupprecht, 99

August 09, 2009

-JULY 27, 2009

Dorothy Rupprecht, 99, died July 27, 2009, in Aurora, Colo.

Born in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late Conrad B. and Clara Heiser Gohdes.

She was a graduate of Capital University in Columbus, Ohio.

Dorothy's main interests were homemaking, community and church activities, and the study of fine arts.

She was an ordained elder in the Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include a son, John C. Rupprecht (Fran); a grandson, Jonathan T. Rupprecht; a granddaughter, Kristen Lash; a grandson, Jason Winkler; and two granddaughters, Lisa and Lauren Winkler; six great-grandsons; and also nieces and nephews, and one sister-in-law.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John G. Rupprecht; and a daughter, Sue W. Winkler.

A memorial service will be held at Faith Presbyterian Church, 11373 E. Alameda, Aurora, CO at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29. A reception for family and friends will follow.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, 91 Key St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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