Loretta D. Pieper - 97
9/1/1917 - 5/9/2015
Loretta D. Pieper age 97 of Clinton, passed away Saturday May 9, 2015 at Mercy Living Center North. Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM Tuesday may 12th at the Pape Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Tuesday 2:00 PM until the service hour at the funeral home. Burial will be at Springdale Cemetery. Casket bearers will be B.J. Jackson, Alex Richey, Jay and Troy Pieper. Memorials may be given to the Order of Eastern Star #65.
Loretta was born on Sept. 1, 1917 in Clinton, the daughter of John and Elsie (Carstensen) Johnson. She graduated from Clinton High School in 1936. She married Courtland Pieper, Sr. on Dec. 17, 1939 in Davenport; he died in 1986. She was a homemaker and a former member of the St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church, Clinton. She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star #65, White Shrine, and had received the Grand Cross of the Colors of Rainbow. She enjoyed baking and playing Bingo, and spending time with her grandchildren.
Loretta is survived by her three children, Courtland (Darlene) Pieper, Jr. of Port Byron, IL, Robert (Bonnie) Pieper of Preston, IA, and Sharon (Lou) Jackson-Spinka of Clinton; 5 grandchildren, Maria, Jay, Amy, Troy, and B.J. and 3 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 3 brothers, and a sister. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.
Visitation will be held Tuesday 2:00 PM until the service hour at the funeral home. Burial will be at Springdale Cemetery.
Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM Tuesday May 12th at the Pape Funeral Home.