James "Jim" F. Rupp
James "Jim" F. Rupp, 88, who was born on March 5, 1926 in Cherokee, IA passed away on July 6, 2014 in West Des Moines, IA. Visitation will be held, Wednesday, July 9, 2014 from 4 to 7 p.m., followed by a prayer service at 7:00 p.m, both at Ernst Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Boniface Catholic Church, Waukee.
Jim worked for Armstrong Rubber for over 30 years. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during WWII. His greatest joy in his life was his children and grandchildren.
Jim is survived by his wife of 62 years Marjorie; children Gregory Rupp, Deborah Rolek and Ann (Ted) Horn; sister Amelia Buhman; 11 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
Jim's full obituary can be read at www.ernstfuneralhome.com.
Ernst Funeral Home
80 NE Dartmoor Drive
Waukee, IA 50263
Published in Des Moines Register on July 8, 2014