Taken from the Oberlin
Herald December 1962
GEORGE ROPERT: Funeral services for George Ropert, 74, of Oberlin were
Saturday afternoon, December 15, at the Corcoran-Ready Funeral Home
with the Rev. H. G. Feldmann officiating. Burial was in the
Mr. and Mrs. Ropert recently moved to Oberlin from their farm home
near Norcatur. He died unexpectedly at his home Thursday Dec. 13.
He was born June 7 1888 and attended
public school at Norton, KS. In June 1912 he was married to
Grace E. Morton. To them were born a daughter, Ruby, and a son,
Dale, both preceded their father in death, as did Mrs. Ropert in 1941.
Later after the death of his first wife Ropert and Minnie Moler were
Survivors are his widow,. Minnie Ropert of Oberlin; daughter-in-law
Mrs. Dale Ropert; two grandchildren, Marilyn and Roxanna; two great
grandchildren, all of Albuquerque, NM