Frank L. Rupert


Frank L. Rupert Obituary
Frank L. Rupert, 74, a local pharmacist who practiced in Bakersfield, California for thirty years, passed away July 14, 2015.
Mr. Rupert, born in Mississippi was raised in Bakersfield and was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Rupert. In 1962, he married Katherine Young and left Bakersfield to attend Howard University, where he obtained a degree in pharmacy. Mr. Rupert practiced pharmacy in the Bay Area, Fresno, and Hanford, California before returning to Bakersfield where he continued to practice pharmacy for another 30 years. Mr. Rupert was an active member in the Seventh-day Adventist Church serving has as an elder, treasurer, and youth leader.
Frank leaves his beloved wife Katherine, his son Michael and his wife Tatiana of Washington D.C; and a daughter, Evelyn of Bethesda, M.D. He also leaves his mother LouElla and sister Ella Mae of Fresno, CA and a brother Thomas Charles of Fayetteville, N.C. He also leaves several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 27, 2015, at Hillcrest Memorial Park (9101 Kern Canyon Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93306). A viewing will take place Sunday, July 26 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the same location.
Published in Bakersfield Californian on July 25, 2015
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