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Vernell L. Rippelmeyer

Vernell L. Rippelmeyer,  nee Schneider, 91, of Waterloo, IL, died March 28, 2020, in Waterloo, IL. She was born August 22, 1928, in Valmeyer, IL.

She is survived by her children Dennis (Janet) Rippelmeyer, David Rippelmeyer, Dale (Kristine) Rippelmeyer, and Tracey (Dan) Schmieg; grandchildren Laurie (Mike) Conrad, Brett (Lindsay) Rippelmeyer, Aaron (Michelle) Rippelmeyer, Jason (Chelsea) Rippelmeyer, and Kendra (Justin) Jatho; 7 great grandchildren; brothers and sisters Robert (Gloria) Schneider, Marlene Schneider, Marvin Schneider, and Sharon Schneider; sister-in-law Ann Schneider; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

Vernell is preceded in death by her husband Melvin W. Rippelmeyer; parents Fred H. and Elenora (nee Mehrtens) Schneider; sisters and brothers Marian Westholt, Glen Schneider, Ronald Schneider, Willard Schneider, and Joan Schneider; daughter-in-law Linda Rippelmeyer; brother-in-law and sisters-in-law Ray Westholt, Donna Schneider, and Nadine Schneider.

She is a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
St. Paul United Church of Christ or Oak Hill Activity Fund

Private family services will be held with a Celebration of Life to be held at a later date.

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I loved taking care of vernell she was the sweetest lady every. I am sending hugs and prayers to her family.

Katie Weber Mar 29 2020 12:00 AM