Kathleen M. Ripperda, 80, of Breese, died Sunday, February 3, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese.

She was born November 5, 1938 in Aviston, daughter of Henry and Clara Zurliene, nee Ratermann, and they preceded her.

She married Robert Ripperda on August 25, 1959 at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Breese, and he died January 16, 2000.

Other precedents included siblings and in-laws, including Paul and Johanna Rakers and Florentine Ripperda of Trenton.

Children, grandchildren, siblings, and in-laws including Virgil Ripperda of Trenton survive.

Mrs. Ripperda was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church and Altar Sodality.

The funeral was this morning (Wednesday) from St. Augustine Catholic Church in Breese. Interment St. Dominic-St. Augustine Cemetery, Breese.

Memorials to St. Augustine Catholic Church or Clinton County Relay for Life will be received through Moss Funeral Home in Breese.

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