With her family by her side, Donna Christine Ruperd, 49, of Daytona Beach, Florida, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Wednesday, February 6, 2013. A Funeral Service was held Monday February 11, 2013 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway, Charleston, South Carolina, at 2:00 pm. Donna was born August 23, 1963 in Landsthul Germany, daughter of William Thomas Ruperd and Barbara Lee Riddle Ruperd. She attended Middleton High School and she was an Auto Insurance Manager. Donna never met a stranger and many lives were touched by her kindness and generosity. Donna loved the Lord and she was a member of CrossRoads Church, Daytona Beach, FL. She is survived by her parents of Charleston, South Carolina; two sons, Richard Marshall Baier and Zachary Lee Castillo of Daytona Beach, FL; four sisters, Cheryl Ann Morse of Albany, OR, Dawn Ruperd Thomas of Charleston, South Carolina, Kerri Suzanne Kennedy (Ben) of Charleston, South Carolina, and Robin Kay Dyches (Jimmy) of North Charleston, South Carolina; a very special nephew Robert Christopher Thomas (Lindsey) of James Island, South Carolina; a niece; three nephews; one great-niece; four great-nephews; and many lifelong friends. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a Scholarship Fund for Zachary Lee Castillo in care of Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, 3075 Bees Ferry Road, Charleston, S.C. 29414. A memorial message may be sent to the family by visiting our website at www.jhenrystuhr.com.
Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Feb. 12, 2013