Born 6-28-1926 -- Died 12-3-2007
Gloria Theresa Ripley, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Edward and Theresa (Repka) Meyer was born June 28, 1926, at North Freedom, Wis. She died Dec. 3, 2007, at her home in Salem, at the age of 81.
She was united in marriage to Donald Phillip Ripley on April 9, 1947, at Leland Wis. She worked as a school teacher and was a member of the St. John's Lutheran Church in?Leland, Wis.
She is survived by: her husband, Donald Phillip Ripley of Salem; three sons, Dennis Ripley of Hillpoint, Wis., Donald Ripley Jr. of Baraboo, Wis., and Darrell Ripley of Cazenovia, Wis.; four daughters, Victoria Mittlesteadt of Baraboo, Wis., Shari Ripley of Loganville, Wis., Dawn Marie Amman of Michigan and Roxanne Fredrickson of Loganville, Wis.; two brothers, Edward Meyer Jr. of North Freedom, Wis. and Robert Meyer of North Freedom, Wis.; three sisters, Donna Fay Krayer of North Freedom, Wis., Lonna Mae Kaney of Reedsburg, Wis., and Marjorie Wiggin of Kansas City, Mo.; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services were held Dec. 8, at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg, Wis. Interment followed in the Lloyd Cemetery at Lloyd, Wis., with arrangements under the direction of the Hoof Funeral Home.
Local arrangements were under the direction of Barker Funeral Home of Salem.