February 10, 1941 - February 12, 2020
Spencer, New York
February 12, 2020
February 10, 1941
Messina, New York
Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 11:30 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York
Saturday, February 15, 2020 from 10:30 to 11:30 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York
Denzil “Skip” Rupert, 79, of Spencer passed away on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Sayre Health Care in Sayre, PA.
He was predeceased by his parents, Denzil and June Rupert; his loving wife, Charlotte Anna Seiber Rupert; sister, Darla Belknap; and brother, Mike Rupert.
Skip is survived by his children, Denzil “Duke” (Michelle) Rupert and Dina (Mike) Rupert; grandchildren, Courtney (Chris), Tyler (Anita), Brandon (Danielle) and Morgan; great grandson, Christopher; great granddaughter, Lydia; siblings, Dwayna Scott, Joe (Anna) Rupert, Dean (Laurene) Rupert, Shot (Michelle) Rupert and Darcy (Beth) Rupert.
Skip served in the US Army and went on to work at IBM in Owego where he retired after 34 years. He enjoyed fishing, driving around the country side, playing darts and spending time with his family, especially Christopher.
A time of calling will be held on Saturday, February 15, 2020 from 10:30 to 11:30 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York. A memorial service to honor Skip’s life will be held on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 11:30 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York with Rev. Sharan Knoell officiating. Memorial donations may be made in Skip’s name to Spencer VanEtten Food Cupboard, c/o Spencer Federated Church, 70 N. Main Street, Spencer, NY 14883. Those wishing to send a message of sympathy to Skip’s family may visit our Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at www.blauveltfuneralhome.com
From: Jo Doane
My deepest condolences to your family. I will always remember Skip and all the good times we shared.
From: Pat Tappan
R.I.P. Skip! You will certainly be missed! Thoughts and Prayers to the family! Thank you for letting us get to know Skip and the jokester that he was. You are now with your loving wife Charlotte. Watch over your family buddy!
From: Janet Moraczewski
So very sorry to hear about Skip - he & Charlotte we’re special people. Deepest sympathy to all the family.
From: Roberta Newman
Sincere Sympathy to all in your Family. I ended up being a very small part of your Family. Sending Prayers and Good Thoughts! So Sorry I never got to know you better!!
From: Jeff Cohen
Ellen and I send our condolences to the family of Mr. Rupert.
From: Paula Umber
I have very fond memories of Skip and Charlotte playing darts. He always had a smile on his face and was very happy with life.
From: BERNIE=SHIRLEY LAYO
OUR PRAYERS & CONDOLENCES TO "SKIP'S" FAMILY.
FROM YOUR 1ST. COUSIN=BERNIE & WIFE.
GOT GOOD MEMORIES OF "SKIP" & ALL THE OLD FAMILY=WHEN WE WERE YOUNG.
MAY GOD=BLESS YOU ALL NOW & ALWAYS.
WITH OUR LOVE & PRAYERS=FOR YOU=ALL.
BERNIE & SHIRLEY LAYO==BEDFORD=IN.
From: Shelly Ahart
I’m so sorry to hear Skippy has left us. I have such great memories of them both. He was such a happy guy and fellow zipper-head. I will cherish those times. My condolences to all.
From: David G Rupert
Maureen and I are so sorry to hear of Skips' passing. Our thoughts are with your family. Joby and Maureen
From: Jan & Tony Cortese
Please accept our deepest sympathy . Denzil will be remembered in our prayers
From: Jeanette and Bob Hinkley
So very sorry for your loss. Skip was a person that loved life and enjoyed it. Remember both Skip and Charlotte visiting us in Unadilla having a beer with my Dad. May her test in peace. Love to the family.
From: Tony & Kerrie Cooper
We are thinking of you all right now! So sorry for your loss. There has been too much loss in the family this past year. God Bless you all!
From: Patricia Janhonen
Very sorry for your loss Dina. Your father and mother were wonderful people who my husband and I cared very much about. May your wonderful memories of both of them give you comfort at this sad time and in the years to come. Sincerely. Pat Janhonen.