Margaret E. (Jarrett) Soppe (1942 - 2012)


JESUP – Margaret E. Soppe, 69 years old of Jesup, died Tuesday, October 23, at her home following a lengthy illness. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. – Friday, October 26, at St. Athanasius Catholic Church, Jesup, with Fr. Scott F. Boone officiating.
Burial will be at St. Athanasius Cemetery, Jesup. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the White Funeral Home, Jesup where there will be a 4 p.m. Rosary led by the Catholic Daughters of America and a 7 p.m. Vigil Service. Visitation will continue for an hour before services Friday at the church. Memorials will be directed to the Jesup Fire and Ambulance Departments and to St. Athanasius Church. Online condolences may be made at
Mrs. Soppe was born Nov. 23, 1942, at Independence the daughter of Harry Ned Jarrett and Velma Ortelia (Firth) Jarrett.
Mrs. Soppe is survived by two daughters, Tammy (Paul) Wingert of Jesup, Trina (Todd) Neilsen of West Des Moines; two sons, Todd (Angie) Soppe of Jesup, Tom (Connie) Soppe of Jesup; and one sister, Darlene (Jim) Phillips of Jesup. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from Oct. 24 to Nov. 10, 2012