Name Age Place of Birth > Place of Death Newspaper Publication Date Submitter
TRIPPEL, Robert78 Breese IL CarlyleUB 9 Sep 1998 fch 

Robert Trippel, 78

Seventy-eight year old Trenton resident Robert R. "Bob" Trippel died at St. Joseph's Hospital in Breese on Thursday, Sept. 3rd, 1998.

Born in Shattuc on Sept. 3rd, 1920, he was a son of George and Otillia Speiser Trippel. On April 26th, 1952, in Pekin, Ark., he married Helen Stein. She died Nov. 21st, 1955.

Three sisters, Mrs. Catherine Reeble and Mrs. Evelyn Reeble of Mascoutah and Mrs. Leona Hoffmann of Trenton, along with nieces and nephews survive.

A retired construction worker, Mr. Trippel was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ, VFW, American Legion and DAV, all of Trenton.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5th, at the Moss Funeral Home in Trenton. Rev. Steve Boorsma officiated with burial in Lakeview cemetery in Belleville.


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