Frederick J. “Fred” Rupert, 69 of Blanchard, passed away Wednesday, March 3, 2021 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on July 11, 1951 in Lock Haven, the son of the late Frederick & Cathryn Waite Rupert.
Fred had worked for various construction companies in the area.
He married Connie McCloskey Rupert who preceded him in death he then married Joy McElwee who survives in Eagleville.
He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army.
Fred was a member of the Beech Creek Legion. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, trapping and coin collecting.
He is survived by one son; Freddie Rupert of Beech Creek, three daughters; Prella (Jason) Smith of Beech Creek, Tanya (Andy) Goforth of Dallas,Tx. and Duska Rupert of Eagleville, and four grandchildren; Hayze, Myelz, Liza, and Zoey. He was preceded by a sister, June Rickert.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 5, 2021 at noon at the Kader-Neff Funeral Home, 135 W. Main Street, Howard with the Rev. Alan S. Eckenroad officiating. Friends and family will be received from 10:00 - 12:00 prior to the service. Burial will be at the Baptist Cemetery with military rites.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation c/o HOPE4HAYZE, P.O. Box 6686, Harrisburg, Pa 17112
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