Niagara Gazette

Obituaries

January 29, 2013

Jean Rehkopf

NORTH TONAWANDA —  

Jean Rehkopf, of North Tonawanda, NY, passed away suddenly on Sunday, January 27, 2013, at her residence. She was born in Columbus, OH, on December 11, 1927, the daughter of the late Clarence "Bud" and Pauline (Nelson) Sheets.
Mrs. Rehkopf attended Ohio State University. She moved to the Sanborn area in 1957 and later to North Tonawanda.  She was an active member St. Peter's Lutheran Walmore, Abiding Savior and St. Peter's Lutheran in North Tonawanda. Mrs. Rehkopf taught Sunday school and enjoyed cooking and gardening.
She was the wife of the late Rev. Donald G. Rehkopf, Sr., who died in 1989. Mrs., Rehkopf is survived by two sons, Donald G. (Barbara Davies) Rehkopf, Jr. of Rochester, NY and David C. (LouAnne) Rehkopf of Dublin, OH; two daughters, Donna (Douglas) Rehkopf-Bopp of Palatka, FL and Diane E. McConahay of Clayton, NC; six grandchildren, Cori, Caitlin, Christopher, Vicki, David and Hanah; two great-grandchildren, Mason and Matthew; one sister, Joanne (George) Zinn of Columbus, OH. She was the sister of the late Phyllis Benadum.
The family will be present on Thursday from  2-4 PM and 7-9 PM at the RHONEY FUNERAL HOME, 5893 Hoover Road, SANBORN, NY, where funeral services will be held on Friday at 1:00 PM. Memorials may be made in her name to the American Diabetes Assoc., the American Kidney Assoc. or to the Disabled American Veterans. Interment at Acacia Park Cemetery, Pendleton, NY.
Visit www.rhoneyfuneralhome.com for guest register.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
Featured Ads
House Ads
AP Video
Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage
Opinion
House Ads
Night & Day
Twitter News
Follow us on twitter
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Front page