Orpha L. Krapf
Orpha L. Krapf, 95, of Springfield, departed to her heavenly home Saturday, January 2, 2016.
She was born June 29, 1920, in Joliet, IL to William and Edith (Vance) Ruthenbeck. She married Floyd Krapf in 1941 and he preceded her in death in 1993. She was also preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Lynne Krapf in 1998, and sister Naomi Goist.
Survivors include four children: William (Kathleen) Krapf of Peru, IL; Judi Keller, Peg Booker and Laurel Patkes, all of Springfield; seven grandchildren: Kimberly (Chris), Kelly, Kyle, Steve (Mandy), Michelle (Terry), Dawn, and Melissa (Peter); several great-grandchildren, and sister, Shirley Condon of New Lenox, IL.
Orpha retired from Horace Mann. She was very involved with ministries at church and involved in community social services. She loved spending time with her family.
Visitation 10 am – 12:30 p.m., Saturday, January 9, 2016, at Calvary Church on Jefferson followed immediately by the funeral service with Pastor Mark Johnson officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Calvary Church.