Vera Esther Roup, 82, of Mark Avenue, Washington, died unexpectedly at 5:07 PM Saturday, Dec. 27, 1986, in her home. She had been in declining health for the past three years. She was born April 3, 1904 in Washington, a daughter of Charles Amiah and Sarah Ann Patterson Castner.
For the past several years, she made her home with her daughter-in-law, Mrs. Iris Roup.
Mrs. Roup was a member of the Fairhill Manor Christian Church.
On April 13, 1920, she married Samuel Jay Roup, who died March 13, 1967.
Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Leroy H. â€œBetty Jeanâ€ Tucker of Tulare, Calif., seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Deceased are one son, Charles J. Roup; two brothers, Paul Patterson Castner and Victor Leroy Castner.
Additional arrangements will be announced by the William G. Neal Funeral Home Ltd., 925 Allison Ave., Washington.
Beatrice Alberta V. Kimble Roupe, 71, of Washington, died at 5:30 AM Saturday, March 27, 2004, in Humbert Lane Health Care Center, Washington, following a lengthy illness.
She was born March 19, 1933, in Perry Township, Greene County, a daughter of John Newton and Edna Lucy Poland Kimble.
Mrs. Roupe had been a resident of the Pittsburgh area for several years prior to moving to Washington in 1967.
She was last employed as a private duty practice nurse for 12 years, prior to her retirement.
On June 6, 1949, she married Harvey Cervaine Roupe Sr., who died December 23, 1968.
Surviving are five daughters, Karen Bobes of Wheeling, W.Va., Linda Presto of Claysville, Sarah Saut of Beaver Falls, Sherry Aldofson of Eighty Four and Patricia Yeager of Pittsburgh; a son, Harvey C. Roupe Jr. of Washington; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; 42 nieces and nephews; and several great-nieces and nephews.
Deceased are six sisters, Marie Brown, Ethel Kiger, Sarah Beckus, Harriet Gilbert, Kathryn Henrich and Elva Crawford; and three brothers, John "Bud" Kimble, Archie Kimble and Carl Kimble, who died at the age of 6.
Mrs. Charlotte Roupe Longstreth Waynesburg, Feb. 16 - Mrs. Charlotte Roupe Longstreth, 86, wife of Hamilton Longstreth, died at 7 AM today in her home near Brave.
Mrs. Roupe, a daughter of Michael and Sarah Taylor Roupe, was the last member of their family of 10, her four sisters and five brothers being deceased. She was born Dec. 7, 1867, in Jackson Township, ans spent all her life in Greene County. She lived the last 52 years near Brave.
When 14 years of age she united with the Mt. Zion Methodist Church at Bluff, and later transferred her membership to the Phillips Church, near Brave. She was married 62 years ago.
Her husband survives, with five children, A. M. Longstreth, Smithville, W. Va.; J. L. Longstreth, Waynesburg; C. W. Longstreth, Fritch, Texas; Mrs. J. W. Stewart, Wind Ridge, and Mrs. A. C. Shriver, Waynesburg. Two other sons, J. W. And Clyde, are deceased, the latter dying in infancy. Also surviving are 26 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mrs. Hamilton Longstreth, who died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 1944, in her home at Brave, will be held at 2 PM Saturday, Feb. 19, in her home, in charge of the Rev. Lew F. Johnston. Burial in Greene County Memorial Park, Samuel P. Weaver, funeral director.
Daisey Ellen Moore Roupe, 94, of 152 Oak Hill Dr., South Strabane Township, formerly of Church Street, Washington, died at 12:01 Saturday, Dec. 24, 1983, in Washington Hospital.
She was born Jan. 3, 1889, in Wayne Township, Greene County, a daughter of Peter and Rachel Province Moore.
Mrs. Roupe was one of the founders of Wesleyan Church which was started in her home. She had served the church as treasurer, secretary and Sunday School teacher and had been on the board of trustees.
On Oct. 7, 1908, she married James L. Roupe, who died Aug. 30, 1968.
Surviving are one daughter, Margaret Ann Goettel of Follansbee, W. Va.; two sons, Ralph C. and Robert W. Roupe both of Washington; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews
A daughter, Mildred Jane Seyler, a grandson, a great-grandson, six sisters and three brothers are deceased.
She was the last of her immediate family.
Friends of Daisey Ellen Roupe of 152 Oak Hill Drive, South Strabane Township, formerly of Church Street, Washington, who died Saturday, Dec. 24, 1983, were received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM Monday in the Hummell and Barnhill Funeral Home Inc., 585 Fayette Street, where services will be conducted at 1 PM Tuesday, Dec. 27, with the Rev. Paul R. Gray officiating. Private burial will follow in Washington Cemetery.
Dolly Cox Roupe mentioned in her brother Robert A. Cox obit.
Edward Roupe, 77, of 32 Carmichaels Arbors, Carmichaels, died at 6:12 AM
Monday, September 17, 1984, in West Virginia University Hospital, Morgantown,
W. Va., after a six-week illness.
Mr. Roupe was born August 29, 1907, in Greene County, the son of Hiram
and Bessie Courtwright Roupe, and attended Greene County schools.
He was Protestant, and on February 12, 1943, married Georgia L. Loar Roupe,
The couple had lived at Harts Mills, Amity RD 1, where he had been a farmer
and moved to Aliquippa in 1952 where he was employed as a grinder at J
& L Seamless Tube Mill, retiring in 1973, after 27 years. He moved to the
Marianna-Clarksville area in 1970 where he resided until moving to Carmichaels
He was a member of the United Steelworkers of America, Local 1211 in Aliquippa
and a member of the Greene County Citizens Club in Nemacolin.
Surviving in addition to this wife are three sons, Kenneth E. Roupe of
Baden, William L. Roupe of Chester, W. Va., Ronnie D. Roupe of Nemacolin;
two daughters, Mrs. Floyd â€œClara V.â€ Mountain of Hookstown and Mrs. Dick
â€œConnie B.â€ Elliot of Unionville; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren;
six step-sisters, Mrs. Florence Jenkins of Amity RD 1, Mrs.Ruth Strawn
of Washington RD 7, Mrs. Wilda Loar of Waynesburg RD 1, Mrs. Erma Pauline
Phillips of Rochester, Mrs. Emma Jean Dalrymple of New Martinsville, and
Mrs. Freda Tennant of Waynesburg RD 4; several neices and nephews.
Deceased are one grandson, one brother, Clarence Roupe; two step-sisters,
Nora Loar and Mary Thomas and four step brothers, Wayne, Glen, Paul and
Friends of Edward Roupe, of 32 Carmichaels, who died Monday, September
17, 1984, will be received from 7 to 9 PM Tuesday and from 2 to 4 and
7 to 9 PM Wednesday at the E. Richard Nichol Funeral Home, Marianna,
where funeral services will be held at p.m. Thursday, september 20. Interment
in Bethlehem Lutheran Cemetery, Glyde.
Etta Murray Roupe, 93, formerly of 497 East Chestnut Street, Washington, died Thursday, May 10, 1979 in the home of a niece, Gladys Brown, Hickory Grade Road, Soutg Fayette Township, Allegheny County.
Most of her life was spent in the Bentleyville and Eighty Four areas of Washington County and she was the oldest member of the Emmanuel United Presbyterian Church of Eighty Four.
She was married Oct. 23, 1926 to George Roupe who died in March, 1935.
She was the last of her immediate family. There were no children.
Surviving are several nieces and nephews.
Friends of Etta Murray Roupe, formerly of 497 East Chestnut Street Washington and also of Bentleyville and Eighty Four, who died Thursday, May 10, 1979, will be received from 2 to 4 and
7 to 9 PM Friday at the Samuel Blake-Fryer Funeral Home, 729 Washington Ave., Bridgegille, where funeral services will be held at 1 PM, Saturday with burial to follow in Beallsville, Cemetery.
Fannie Belle Roupe, 82, formerly of 259 W. Lincoln St., Waynesburg, died at 9:45 AM Sunday, Feb. 25, 1973, in the extensive care unit of the Washington Hospital, Washington.
She had been ill for some three years.
Mrs. Roupe was born July 13, 1881 at Charlestonville, W. Va. a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Smith.
Her husband Samuel Roupe died in 1936.
Surviving are one son Theodore Roupe, Waynesburg; one daughter, Mrs. Ida Mae Rush, Washington; 11 grandchildren, 17 great- brother, Albert Whitman, of Washington.
A brother Henry is deceased. Funeral services were held Wednesday with burial in Oakmont Cemetery.
Frances Lorraine Roupe, 61, of Ellis Avenue, Washington, died at 8:45 PM Thursday, April 19, 1990, in Washington Hospital. She had been ill for six months.
She was born Feb. 9, 1929, in Washington, a daughter of the late Russell and Goldie Poland Dean Phillips. Mrs. Roupe was a member of Hart Ave. Church of the Nazarene. She formerly was employed at Kmart and GeeBeeâ€™s and was a graduate of Trinity High School.
July 5, 1946, she married James Edward Roupe Sr., who survives.
Also surviving are a stepfather, Lester E. Dean of Washington; four sons, James Edward Roupe Jr. of Washington RD 8, Frank E. Roupe of Washington RD4 and John R. Roupe and Scott A. Roupe of Washington; a daughter, Mrs. Louis Edward â€œKaren L.â€ Musolino of Washington; four sisters, Mrs. Wilbur â€œBettyâ€ Horner of Mannington, W. Va., Mrs. Floyd â€œAvis Juneâ€ Grimm of North Ridgeville, Ohio, Mrs. Donald â€œIreneâ€ Ross of Washington and Mrs. Joe Don â€œDianeâ€ Hollars of Avon, Ohio; 15 grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.
Deceased is an infant brother, James, and an infant sister, Helen.
Friends of Frances Lorraine Roupe of Ellis Ave., Washington, who died Thursday, April 19, 1990, will be received by the family Saturday from 7 to 9 PM and Sunday from noon to 4 and 7 to 9 PM at the William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Ave., Washington, where services will be held at 11 AM Monday, April 23, with Floyd Marasco, pastor, officiating. Interment in North Buffalo Church Cemetery.
*Gail L. Roupe, 52, of Apollo, RD 2, died at 9:45 AM Wednesday, Feb. 22, 1967, in Allegheny Valley Hospital, Tarentum.
She was born June 17, 1914, at Pine Bank to the late Robert Milton and Harriet Stiles Rush. She was married July 22, 1933, to Robert K. Roupe, who survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Donald of Belmont and Lloyd at home; Robert of Oakdale, Paul of Beaver and Albert of Murrysville and a sister, Mrs. Stanley â€œLeotaâ€ Lapping of New Brighton.
Most of her life was spent in Brave area but for the past five years, she resided at Apollo. She was a member of the Kent's Chapel Methodist, Brave.
Friends of Mrs. Gail L. Roupe of Apollo, formerly of Brave, who died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 1967, are being received at the L.P. Bash Funeral Home, Delmont where services with Rev. George Elgin in charge. Burial in Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont.
Mrs. Georgia E. Roupe, of Waynesburg, died at 9 AM Sunday, Dec. 10, 1950, in Magee Hospital, Pittsburgh, after a lingering illness.
A daughter of Phoebe Jane Wise Jones of Wana, W. Va., and the late William H. Jones, she was born March 27, 1903, at Fairview, W. Va., and was married to Ira Roupe. She was a member of the Methodist Church at Mannington, W. Va. She had lived in Waynesburg the past six years.
Besides her mother she leaves one daughter, Mrs. Wanda Richie of Garards Fort, one grandson; two brothers, Thomas Jones of Washington; Pa.; and Lee Jones of Cyclone, Pa. six sisters, Mrs. Bertha Kennedy of West Alexander, Mrs. Emma Simpson and Mrs. Ella Kennedy of Wana, W. Va., Mrs. Blanche Simpson of Washington, Pa., Mrs. Goldie Marstiler of Mannington, W. Va., and Mrs. Violet Rush of Wana, W. Va.
Harold W. Roupe, 70, of 158 Huffman Street, Waynesburg, died at his home at 12:15, Saturday, Feb. 21, 1987, after an illness of two years.
He was born April 14, 1916, in Jollytown, a son of William Harvey and Mary Rebecca Thomas Roupe, and had resided all of his life in Greene County. He was affiliated with the United Methodist Church.
Mr. Roupe had worked for several years at the former Macâ€™s Hardware in Waynesburg and later was employed by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation prior to his retirement in 1980.
Surviving are his wife, Wilma Hamilton Roupe, whom he married March 6, 1939; three daughters, Jo Webb of Merritt Island, Fla., Mrs. George â€œLorettaâ€ Sanders of Wana, W. Va., and Mrs. Richard â€œJudyâ€ Cummins of Morris Street, Waynesbura son, Michael Roupe, at home; six grandchildren; four great grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Robert â€œNoraâ€ Lemmon of New Freeport and Marjorie Bruhn of Waynesburg, and a brother, Kenneth Roupe of Pine Bank Star Route.
A sister, Nellie Clovis, and a brother, Everett Roupe, are deceased.
Friends of Harold W. Roupe of 158 Huffman Street, Waynesburg, who died Saturday, Feb. 21, 1987, will be received from 7 to 9 PM Sunday and 2 to 4 PM and 7 to 9 PM Monday in the Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home, 197 North Maiden Street, Waynesburg, where services will be conducted at 1 PM Tuesday, Feb. 24, by the Rev. Ralph W. Brownfield. Interment in St. Lukeâ€™s Cemetery, Mooresville, W. Va.
Harry O. â€œNickâ€ Roupe, 92, of Waynesburg RD 2, formerly of Brave, died at 11:15 AM Monday, July 26, 1982, in Greene County Memorial Hospital, following a lengthy illness.
He was born July 6, 1890, in Gilmore Township, a son of Michael Owen and Nancy Jane King Roupe.
He spent his entire life in the Brave, Pine Bank and Jollytown communities, where he was a carpenter, farmer and stock raiser. He was a Protestant.
His wife, Bessie Estella Roupe, died July 11, 1934.
Mr. Roupe is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Glenn â€œLouiseâ€ Miller of East Liverpool, Ohio, Mrs. Delmar â€œLauraâ€ Anderson of Washington, and Mrs. Martha Gump of Newcomerstown, Ohio; three sons, Paul V. of Brave, John L. of Walhonding, Ohio, and James A. of Akron, Ohio; 17 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Mrs. Maude Wright of MacDale, W. Va., and Mrs. Mary Howard of Wana, W. Va.
Two infant sons; a sister, Minnie; and three brothers, Harvey, Floyd and John are deceased.
Friends of Harry O. â€œNickâ€ Roupe, of Waynesburg RD 2, formerly of Brave, who died Monday, July 26, 1982, will be received from 7 to 9 PM Tuesday, and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM on Wednesday in the Glise E. Mariner and Samuel A. Milliken Funeral Home, 197 North Maiden Street, Waynesburg, where services will be held at 1 PM Thursday, July 29, with the Rev. Mary Elizabeth Zook officiating. Burial in Pine Bank Cemetery.
Helen E. Roupe
Friends of Helen E. Roupe, 80, of Cokeburg, who died Thursday, July 31, 2003, will be received from noon to 3 and 6 to 9 PM Sunday in Greenlee Funeral Home, 619 Main Street, Bentleyville, where services will be held at 11 AM Monday, August 4, with the Rev. Jean Staffa officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Gardens Cemetery, McMurray. Contributions may be made to American Heart Association, 10 Duff Road, Suite 304, Pittsburgh, Pa. 15235-3207. Online guest book and personal condolences may be accessed at www.greenleefuneralhome.com
James Gilbert â€œBertâ€ Roupe, 82, of 7 Euclid Ave., Washington, died at 7:35 AM Wed., August 22, 1979, in Washington Hospital after an illness of two weeks.
He was born April 7, 1897, in Washington County, a son of James L. and Isabelle Allen Roupe.
He was a member of the Third United Presbyterian Church and had been employed as a carpenter by the Rochester Box Company prior to his retirement.
On May 24, 1928, he was married to Edna Virginia Welch, who died in 1955.
Surviving are a daughter, Doris Byers of Ambridge; two brothers, Edward Roupe of Washington and Raymond Roupe, Wolfdale; a sister, Mabel Kelly, Washington; six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. A son, James Gilbert Roupe; a brother, two sisters and a grandson are deceased.
Friends of Gilbert â€œBertâ€ Roupe, 7 Euclid Ave., Washington, who died Wed., Aug. 22, 1979, will be received by the family in the Neal-Cowieson Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, from 7 to 9 PM Thursday, and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM Friday and until 2 P.M. Saturday, Aug., 25, when the funeral will be conducted by the Rev. C. Cecil Rhodes, pastor, of the Third U. P. Church. Interment will be in the North Buffalo United Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
Roupe- in loving memory of James Oren Roupe who passed away 10 yrs. Ago today, April 6, 1977.
Gone, dear father, gone forever;
How we miss your smiling face;
But you left us to remember
None on earth can take your place.
A happy home we once enjoyed;
How sweet the memory still;
But death has left a loneliness
The world can never fill.
Sadly missed by Daughter Joan and Family.
Joyce A. Roupe:
Friends of Joyce A. Roupe, 63, of Denver, Colo., formerly of Washington, who died Friday, May 16, 2003, will be received from 7 to 9 PM Thursday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM Friday in Hummell and Barnhill Memorial Chapel, 350 West Chestnut Street, Washington, Thomas W. Hummell, supervisor, James E. Barnhill, director, where services will be held at 11 AM Saturday, May 24, with the Rev. Sue Kidder Petritis officiating. Burial will follow in Independence Cemetery. Memorial contributions are suggested to American Cancer Society. www.hummellandbarnhill.com
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Juanita Stella Jane Roupe, 80, of Washington, RD 3, died in her home at 8 AM Saturday, September 14, 1985, following a three-month illness.
She was born Jan. 16, 1905, in Washington, a daughter of Allen Thornton and Nancy Adith Corbin Cole. She was a Protestant.
On October 20, 1923, she married Raymond Royal Roupe, who survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Raymond of Wolfdale and Paul, at home; three daughters, Mrs. Donald â€œEvelynâ€ Poland of Washington RD 3, Mrs. Harry â€œJuanitaâ€ Moore of Washington RD 6 and Mrs. Raymond â€œMary Luâ€ Williams of Bellflower, Calif.; four brothers, Carl Cole of Taylorstown, Allen Cole of Washington, James Cole of Connecticut and Edward Warmus of Washington; two sisters, Lavinnia Poland of Washington and Mary Jane Poland of Claysville, 27 grandchildren and 53 great grandchildren.
Two daughters, Dorothy and Phyllis Roupe, three sisters, Genevieve Roupe, Nancy Phillips and Ruth Blakeslee, one grandson, Ralph Roupe, and two great-grandchildren are deceased.
Friends of Juanita Stella Jane Roupe of Washington RD3, who died Saturday, September 14, 1985, were received from 7 to 9 PM Sunday and will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM Monday in the William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at 11 AM Tuesday, September 17, with the Rev. Floyd Marasco officiating. Interment in the North Buffalo Church Cemetery.
In the obituary of Juanita Stella Jane Roupe, which was published Monday, the name of a deceased brother, Frank Cole, was omitted.
Kathryn Helen Slonekar Roupe, 55, died Wednesday, 1 June 1983 in an auto accident. She was born 11 July 1928 in Whitely Township near Kirby a daughter of James & Martha Jane Sloneker. Survived by her husband Paul Virgil Roupe who she married 18 November 1946. She resided in Kirby then Brave for the past 35 years, a member of Brave Assembly of God Church, an employee of Waynesburg Restaurant. Also survived by 3 sons William Edward of Brave, James L of Waynesburg, and Thomas V of Fayetteville NC, 2 sisters Mrs Lloyd â€œThelmaâ€™ Tedrow of Brave & Mrs Hazel Kennedy of Brave, 2 grand daughters Cathy & Bonnie, a grandson Tommy. Preceded in death by brother Thomas Edward Sloneker. Services at Mariner-Milliken Funeral Home Saturday with Rev John DeNicola officiating. Interment in Pine Bank Cemetery
Luther R. Roupe, 76, of Pine Bank RD 2, died at 8 PM Thursday, March 25, 1971, in Greene County Memorial Hospital after a long illness.
He was born Aug. 28, 1894, in Pine Bank, a son of the late John E. and Mary Ellen King Roupe.
On Sept. 13, 1920, he married Marie Mobley Roupe who survives.
He was a retired steam fitter and a World War 1 veteran. He was a member of the James T. Farrell American Legion Post 830. He belonged to the Pine Bank United Methodist Church.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Martin â€œLavernaâ€ Poland of Silver Springs, Md., and Mrs. Robery â€œJaneâ€™ Miller of Export; two sons Charles A., ?? on Hill, Md., and John O., Grayson, Ga.; one sister, Mrs. Belle Burnfield of Pine Bank, 11 grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Friends of Luther R. Roupe, of Pine Bank, who died Thursday, March 25, 1971, are being received in Robert L. Lantz Funeral Home, Rogersville after 7 PM Friday. Further arrangements are incomplete.
Mabel C. Roupe, 78, of Old Hickory Ridge Road, Washington, died unexpectedly at 6:34 PM Saturday, December 18, 1999, in the Washington Hospital emergency department.
She was born July 10, 1921, in Vance Station, a daughter of Thomas and Nellie Guest Carlton.
On August 15, 1937, she married Ross C. Roupe, who survives.
Mrs. Roupe was a homemaker. After her children were grown, she was employed by RCA and Washington Hospital.
She was a longtime member of Crossroads United Presbyterian Church.
Mrs. Roupe was a volunteer with the women's auxiliary of Washington County Health Center and
was a member of Crossroad's Church Homemakers Club.
Surviving are three sons, James C. Roupe of Washington, Robert H. Roupe of Denver, Colo., and Charles H. Roupe of St. Michaels, Md.; two daughters, Peggy Johnston and Carolyn R. Shook, both of Washington; three sisters, Agnes McBride and Pat Thompson, both of Washington, and Nellie Sams of Canonsburg; 15 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are two great-grandsons, Paul Robert and Robert Paul Shook; two brothers, John and James Carlton; and three sisters, Katie Marker and and Connie and Marian Carlton.
Mrs. Mary E. King Roupe, 88, of Pine Bank, RD 2, died at 9:40 AM Saturday, Jan. 22, 1955, in the home of her daughter, Mrs. Belle Burnfield, after an illness of almost 12 years.
Mrs. Roupe was born June 8, 1866, in Gilmore Township, and was a daughter of William and Isabelle Kughn King. May 7, 1887, she was married to John E. Roupe, who died Nov. 29, 1952. All her life was spent in the Pine Bank community. She was a member of the Mt. Zion Methodist Church.
Surviving are two children, Mrs. Belle Burnfield, of Pine Bank, RD 2, and Luther Roupe, of Waverly, Ohio; two sisters, Mrs. Henry Haught, of Waynesburg, and Mrs. Elizabeth Freeland, of Clarksburg, W. Va.; four grandchildren and ?? great grandchildren. Three brothers and three sisters are deceased.
Mrs. Mary Rebecca Thomas Roupe, 83 years, wife of William Harvey Roupe of North Porter street, died Saturday, January 5, 1963, in her home. She had been seriously ill for several days.
Mrs. Roupe was a daughter of Shriver and Sarah Jane Cumberledge Thomas, and was born March 15, 1879, at Cross Roads, W. Va.
Most of her life had been spent in Greene County with several years in the Jollytown area, where she was a member of Mt. Tabor Methodist Church. Mrs. Roupe had resided the past 30 years in the Waynesburg vicinity.
Surviving are her husband, William Harvey Roupe; two daughters, Nora, wife of Robert Lemmon of New Freeport, and Marjorie Roupe Bruhn of Waynesburg; three sons, Everett Roupe of Lowellville, Ohio; Kenneth Roupe of Apollo, and Harold Roupe of Waynesburg; 15 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren, and one sister, Mrs. May Wise of Brave. One daughter, Nellie, is deceased.
Funeral services were held Wednesday in the Mariner and Milliken Funeral Home, conducted by Rev. H. M. Eagleson. Interment in Greene County Memorial Park.
Mildred J. Seibel Roupe, 89, of Washington, died Wednesday morning, June 26, 2002, in Humbert Lane Health Care Center, Washington, following a lengthy illness.
She was born February 24, 1913, in Washington, a daughter of Anton J. and Rose Miller Seibel.
Mrs. Roupe retired after 26 years of service at Cress Box Shop of the former Hazel Atlas Glass Plant 2.
She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church in Washington.
Mrs. Roupe enjoyed baking and cooking.
Her husband, Robert W. Roupe Sr., died October 18, 1984.
Surviving are a son, Robert W. Roupe Jr. of Washington; two daughters, Margaret â€œPeggyâ€ Roupe and Patty Roupe, both of Washington; and a grandson, Aaron Thomas Roupe.
Deceased are four brothers, John A., Albert A., Robert J. and Joseph I. Seibel; and two sisters, Rose Reilly and Marie Marcischak.
Paul Richard Roupe, 62, of Washington, died Tuesday, March 14, 2000, in
McMurray Manor, following a five-month illness.
He was born in Canton Township September 1, 1937, a son of the late
Raymond Royal and Juanita Stella Jane Cole Roupe.
Mr. Roupe was employed as a janitor at Jessop Club in Washington. A U.S.
Air Force veteran, he was a member of Jessop Club, Veterans of Foreign
Wars and Taylorstown American Legion.
Surviving are a brother, Raymond Roupe of Washington; and three sisters,
Marylu Williams of Bellflower, Calif., and Juanita Moore and Evelyn
Poland, both of Washington.
Two sisters, Phylis and Dorothy Roupe, are deceased
Roupe - Friends of Paul Richard Roupe of Washington, who died Tuesday,
March 14, 2000, will be received from 5 to 9 PM Thursday in the
William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington,
where services will be held at 2:30 PM Friday, March 17, with the Rev.
Gary Gibson officiating. Interment in North Buffalo Church Cemetery.
Rachel W. Roupe, 89, of Eighty Four RD 2, Somerset Township, died at 3 AM Saturday, September 17, 1983, in Washington Hospital.
She was born July 27, 1894, in Somerset Township, a daughter of James F. and Elizabeth Amos Pees.
A Protestant, she was a lifelong resident of Somerset Township.
Her husband, Ace E. Roupe, died July 21, 1972.
Surviving are one son, Curtis Roupe of Cleveland, Ohio; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a daughter-in-law, Irene â€œPatâ€ Roupe of Fairmont, W. Va.; and several nieces and nephews.
Three sons, Robert, Earl and John E. Roupe; four sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth Swart, Mrs. Lenora Bradburn, Mrs. Nellie Martin and Mrs. Blanche Porter; and four brothers, Pad, Boyd, Glenn and Frank, are deceased.
She was last of her immediate family.
Friends of Rachel W. Roupe of Eighty Four RD 2, Somerset Township, who died Saturday, September 17, 1983, will be received from 7 to 9 PM Sunday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM Monday in the Kenneth V. Thompson Funeral Home, 809 Main Street, Bentleyville, where services will be held at 1 PM Tuesday with the Rev. R. Cameron Malcolm IV, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, Bentleyville, officiating. Burial in Pigeon Creek U.P. Cemetery.
Ralph Roupe, Jr., in memory of our dear son, on his birthday, May 18 th. It broke our hearts to lose you, But you didnâ€™t go alone, For part of us went with you, The day God called you home. Your memory is our keepsake; With that weâ€™ll never part, God has you in his keeping, We have you in our hearts. Sadly missed by Dad, Mom & Stater.
There is a picture of him in his Navy outfit.
Randall D. Roupe, age 75, 66 Mill Street, Washington, died at 10 P.M. Tuesday, June 14, 1960, in his home after an illness of several years.
He was born near Rutan, Greene County, Sept. 1, 1884, a son of Henry and Rebecca Taylor. He was a resident of Washington since 1926. He had previously made his home in Wylandville.
Mr. Roupe was associated with the oil well industry, and been employed by the Willits Company as a pumper. He had been retired since 1941 AS A RESULT OF INJURIES RECEIVED AT WORK. He was married to Katherine Conklin, Greene County, Dec., 27, 1906, who survives at home.
He is survived by the following children; Leona, wife of Joseph Phillips, Washington; Merle Roupe, Washington; Garnett, wife of Louis Stuler, Carmichaels; Edith, wife of Hugh Gongaware, Washington; Gladys, wife of Ott Taylor, Washington; Pearl, wife of Kenneth Ramey, Washington; Keith Roupe, at home, and Lois, wife of Jack Friend, Homestead.
He is also survived by the following brothers and sisters; Bert Roupe, Eighty Four; Roy Roupe, Washington; Mrs. Herman Sprowls, West Finley; Ace Roupe, Bentleyville; and Mrs. Mace Downer, Fayette City. Thirteen grandchildren survive.
Three sons are deceased.
Raymond Royal Roupe, 87, of Washington RD 3, died Tuesday, July 9, 1991, in Washington Hospital.
Born Aug. 31, 1903, in Washington, he was a son of James and Mary Allen Roupe.
Mr. Roupe was a Protestant. He was employed at Jessop Steel, Washington, for 30 years, having retired in 1968.
On Oct. 20, 1923, he married Juanita Stella Jane Cole, who died September 14, 1985.
Surviving are two sons, Raymond Roupe of Washington and Paul Roupe at home; three daughters, Mrs. Donald "Evelyn" Poland of Washington RD 3, Mrs. Harry "Juanita" Moore of Washington RD 6, and Mrs. Raymond "Mary Lou" Williams of Bellflower, Calif.; 25 grandchildren; 66 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
Deceased are two daughters, Dorothy and Phyllis Roupe; four brothers, James, Sam, Edward and Alex Roupe; four sisters, Mabel Kelley, Ethel White, Seena Barrett and Rose Roupe; and two great grandchildren.
Friends of Raymond Royal Roupe of Washington RD 3, who died Tuesday, July 9, 1991, will be received Wednesday from 7 to 9 PM Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM and Friday, July 12, until time of service at 1 PM at the Neal Funeral Home, 925 Allison Ave., Washington, with the Rev. Floyd Marasco officiating. Burial in North Buffalo Church Cemetery.
West Finley, Nov. 10- Mrs. Rebecca Jane Taylor Roupe, aged 80 years, widow of Henry Roupe, died in her home in West Finley Township today at 9 AM.
She was a daughter of Henry and Rachael Grant Taylor and was born in Greene County February 16, 1855. She was a member of the Pigeon Creek U.P. Church.
She leaves the following children: Mrs. Theodore Rutan, Bert, Carl and Ace Roupe, all of Eighty Four; Mrs. Oren Grove, of Dunns Station; Randall and Roy Roupe, of Washington; Mrs. Herman Sprowls, of West Finley, and Mrs. James Downer, of Fayette City. Two sisters and a brother, also survive; Mrs. Frank Waters, of Waynesburg; Miss Emma Taylor, of Spraggs. There are 35 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held in the home of Mrs. Herman Sprowls Tuesday at 1:00 PM. in charge of the Rev. Harrison Davidson. Burial will be in the Pigeon Creek U.P. Cemetery.
Robert Kenneth Roupe, 75, of 17 Millbrook Road, Bridgeport, W. Va., formerly of Mountain View Gardens, Waynesburg, died at 1:30 AM Sunday, Jan. 8, 1989, in the United Hospital Center, Clarksburg, W. Va., following a long illness.
He was born Sept. 21, 1913, in Wana, W. Va., a son of William Harvey and Mary Rebecca Thomas Roupe.
He lived his early life in Greene County and resided for about 20 years in Apollo. For the last 11 years, he lived in Waynesburg.
He was affiliated with the United Methodist Church.
He was employed by the Peoples Natural Gas Co. for 34 years and retired in 1974.
His first wife, Gail Rush Roupe, died Feb. 22, 1967.
He is survived by two sons, Donald L. Roupe of Bridgeport and Lloyd W. Roupe of Knob Fork, W. Va.; three grandchildren; his second wife, Alta Huffman Roupe; a stepdaughter, Betty Waychoff of Pine Bank; two sisters, Mrs. Robert â€œNoraâ€ Lemon of New Freeport and Mrs. Marjorie Bruhn of Harrisburg; and several nieces and nephews.
Deceased are a sister, Nellie Clovis; and two brothers, Everett Roupe and Harold Roupe.
Friends of R. Kenneth Roupe of 17 Millbrook Road, Bridgeport, W. Va., formerly of Waynesburg, who died Sunday, Jan. 8, 1989, will be received from 7 to 9 PM Monday and 3 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM Tuesday in the Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home Inc., 197 North Maiden Street, Waynesburg, where services will be held at 10 AM, Wednesday, Jan.11, with the Rev. Joe Weaver officiating. Burial in Twin Valley Memorial Cemetery, Delmont.
Robert W. Roupe, Sr., 71, of Euclid Ave., Canton Township, died at 9:40 AM Thursday, Oct. 18, 1984, in Washington Hospital following a six-month illness.
He was born March 10, 1913, in Nottingham Township, a son of James L. and Daisey Ellen Moore Roupe.
Before retiring in 1975, he worked at the Jessop Steel Co. for 20 years.
He was a Protestant.
On October 27, 1934, he married Mildred J. Seibel, who survives.of Wasg
Also surviving are two daughters, Margaret Joan Roupe at home and Patricia Lee Roupe of Washington; a son, Robert W. Roupe Jr. of Washington; a brother Ralph C. Roupe of Washington; a sister, Margaret Ann Goettel of Follansbee, W. Vs.; and several nieces and nephews.
A sister, Mildred Jane Syler, is deceased.
Friends of Robert W. Roupe Sr. of 17 Euclid Ave., Canton Township, who died Thursday, Oct. 18, 1984, were received from 7-9 PM Friday in Hummell and Barnhill Funeral Home Inc., 585 Fayette Street, Washington, where services will be held at 11 AM Saturday, Oct. 20, with the Rev. Floyd C. Marasco officiating. Private burial will follow in Washington Cemetery, Memorial Cancer Society.
Samuel F. Roupe, aged 78 years died at home in Waynesburg on Tuesday evening, November 23, 1937, at 6:10 oâ€™clock following an illness of complications. The deceased was born in Greene county on March 24, 1859, a son of Silas and Ellen Adams Roupe, deceased. He is survived by his widow, Antoinette Roupe, and two children, Silas Roupe of Sycamore RD 1, and George Roupe of Waynesburg, RD 5. A brother David Roupe of Clarksburg, W. Va. and a sister, Mrs. John Wood, of Waynesburg, RD 5, also survive.
Funeral services will be hled from the home of George Roupe, in West Waynesburg, Thursday afternoon at 2 oâ€™clock in charge of the Rev. William Everly. Interment will be in the Oakmont
Following a lingering illness, Sandra Fae Roupe, infant daughter of John L.
and Nella Jean Hennen Roupe, died Monday morning, Sept. 12, at her home in
Gilmore Twp., near Jollytown. She was aged two months and 29 days, being born
in Gilmore Twp. June 13, 1949.
Surviving are her parents; one sister, Linda; the maternal grandparents, Mr.
and Mrs. Melvin Hennen, Pine Bank, RD, and the paternal grandfather, Harry
Roupe, of Brave.
Funeral services for Sandra Fae, infant daughter of John L. and Nella Jean
Hennen Roupe, who died Monday, Sept. 12, 1949, at her home in Gilmore Twp.
will be held Wednesday, Sept. 14, 1949, at 2 P.M from the Church Funeral
Home, Waynesburg. Services will be in charge of Rev. Lew F. Johnston, of the
Washington Street Methodist Church, Waynesburg. Interment in Pine Bank
Cemetery. Friends received in the funeral home.
Vaughn Hayes Roupe, 100, of Waynesburg RD 2, died at 8:30 PM Sunday, March 23, 1997, in Greene County Memorial Hospital.
She was born June 2, 1896, in Iams Station, Greene County, a daughter of William and Unice Hunt Hayes.
Mrs. Roupe spent her entire life in Greene County.
She was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy of Waynesburg.
She had worked for 23 years as a Licensed Practical Nurse at Greene County Memorial Hospital.
On June 1, 1912, she married George W. Roupe, who died May 10, 1966.
Surviving are one son, William Roupe af Washington; and a daughter, Alma Kolat of Waynesburg RD 4; six grandchildren; 19, great-grandchildren; 19 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Deceased, in addition to her husband, are one daughter, Ethel Anderson; one great-grandson, William Brian Orndoff; four sisters, Laura Hayes, Inza Shoaf, Mabel Sellers and Cora Hamp; and one half-brother, Francis Phillips.
Friends of Vaughn Hayes Roupe of Waynesburg RD 2, who died Sunday, March 23, 1997, will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM Tuesday and from 1 to 2 PM Wednesday, the hour of service, at Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home Inc., 197 North Maiden Street, Waynesburg. The Rev. Valenda Custer will officiate. Interment in Greene County Memorial Park.
Word was received on the death of a former member of Greene Countyâ€™s Company K outfit in World War 11. William S. â€œTedâ€ Roupe, 60, of 8807 South Main Street, Windham, Ohio, died Friday morning, Nov. 30, 1973, in the Park View Nursing Home, Warren, Ohio, after an extended illness.
Though his home was in Windham, Ohio, for the past 26 years, he had been a resident of this area and a member of Company K., 110th Infantry Regiment, during the Second World War, and is remembered by many county residents.
Mr. Roupe was a retired crane operator for Copperweld Steel Corporation, in Ohio.
Surviving are his wife, the former Beryl Sterm, whom he married Aug. 21, 1944, and his step-mother, Millie Roupe Garrison.
Also surviving are two daughters; Beth Ann Rummell, Windham, Ohio; and Mary Beth Roupe, living at home; two step-children; Carol Hitt, Massillion, Ohio; and Ray Baker, Cameron, W, Va., five grandchildren; two sisters; Leone Gorby, Moundsville, W. Va.; and Edith Clayton, Mt. Ephraim, N. J.; and four half brothers; Harold Roupe, Leavittsburg, Ohio; Leo Roupe, Moundsville, W. Va.; Ralph Roupe, Warren, Ohio; Thomas Roupe, serving in the US Army; and two half sisters; Naomi Stoneking, Garrison; and Marie Christian, Sisterville, W. Va.
Services will be held today at 1 PM at the Mallory Memorial Home, Garrettsville, Ohio, and burial will be in Windham Cemetery, Windham, Ohio