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s^. HAS PASSED AWAY MBS. SOPHIE IUPPE EXPIKES ADVANCED AGEi Bay D. Springer, Masonic Temple Treasurer, Dies Suddenly*Mortuary Suddenly*Mortuary Matters, r Mrs. Sophie Rippe, widow of Christian Christian Rippe, and a pioneer resident ..Fort Wayne, died at 10:46 a. m. : /Monday at her home, 1117 Wilt ? at the advanced age of 77 years, ''· months and 14 days. Death came aft; er an. extended period of feebleness, - due to extreme age. ·'··.*'· Mrs. Rippe was born in Lahde, Preuss-Min.den, Germany, and was married in her native land in 1862 Christian Rippe. .Within a few years they came to America, locating in Wayne. The husband died nine years ago. Mr. and Mrs. Rippe were the parents of seven children, four of ' are living--Christian Rippe, Charles B. Rippe, Mrs. Fred Tieman and · Meyers, all of this city. There are also twenty-three grandchildren, one great grandchild and a sister, Mrs. Henry Kohlmeyer. Mrs. Rippe was devoted Christian woman, and had been a member of Emanuel Lutheran church for the past thirty-four years.

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  1. Fort Wayne Weekly Sentinel,
  2. 07 Feb 1906, Wed,
  3. Page 9

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