Eileen D. Geppert, 90, formerly of Belleville, Ill., born Sept. 10, 1926, in St. Louis, Mo., died Friday, Oct. 14, 2016, in Menomonee Falls, Wis.
Eileen was the first child of Clara and Herman Schulte. She graduated from Le Clerc College in Belleville, Ill., (later Notre Dame High School) in 1944. She married Lawrence J. Geppert in 1947. While raising a family of four children, the Gepperts moved to Kentucky and Virginia, and retired to North Carolina and Wisconsin. Eileen maintained a career as a registered hematology technician, working in doctors' offices and hospital laboratories.
Funeral: Mrs. Geppert's funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016, at Blessed Sacrament Church, 8707 W. Main Street, Belleville, Ill., Interment will be at the Geppert family plot at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Belleville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Oct. 27, 2016