Jane A. “Janie” (Loughlin) Rupert

Janie RupertJane A. “Janie” (Loughlin) Rupert, 66, of Shenandoah, passed away early Monday morning at Shenandoah Manor Nursing Center.

Born in Shenandoah, January 19, 1953, she was a daughter of the late John P. “Jack” and Pauline (Wandzilak) Loughlin.

Janie was a graduate of Shenandoah Valley High School and the Empire Beauty School, Pottsville.

Prior to her retirement, she was employed as a CNA at the former Pottsville Hospital for more than 20 years.

Janie was of the Catholic faith. She enjoyed crocheting and had a fond admiration for horses. Above all else, her family was of most importance to her.

Preceding her in death, in addition to her parents, was her husband, Charles W. Rupert.

Surviving are two daughters, Lisa Keppel and her husband, Gary, of Shenandoah, and Kelly Durham and her husband, Josh, of Boothwyn; four grandchildren, Karlee Keppel and Olivia, Jack and Gage Durham; two brothers, Dennis Loughlin and his wife, Cindy, of Morea, and Dan Loughlin and his wife, Dr. Jodi Piekarski Loughlin, of Shenandoah Heights; three nieces and one nephew.

Religious services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah. Monsignor Ronald C. Bocian will officiate. A visitation will be held from 5 until 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Interment will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday in Our Lady of Fatima Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights.

Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Jane A. “Janie” (Loughlin) Rupert Has 10 Condolences Posted:

  1. Marge M says:

    We may have lost a wonderful woman but God gained a perfect Angle. May you rest in peace.
    My sympathy to Lisa and the rest of your family.

  2. Allison Houser says:

    My heartfelt sympathy to Lisa and her entire family at this very difficult and sad time my thought and prayers are with all of you

  3. Sue and Fritz Krusinsky says:

    Dear Lisa & Kelly,

    Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  4. Pamela and Bill Kleinz says:

    We are so sorry for your lost. Much to soon. Our thoughts and love are with you.

  5. Ginger Herring says:

    My deepest sympathy to you and your family. I always liked Jane and enjoyed working with her, she was a great person.

  6. nancy(Perlinsky)seibert says:

    So sorry for you loss Janie was a wonderful person I graduated with her. May she rest in peace and you all find comfort with each other as Janie is in the comfort of our Lord

  7. Mary Ellen Murphy says:

    I am so saddened by your loss
    Jane was a childhood friend,we went to Brownies together and played with our Barbie dolls often
    My deepest sympathy and prayers for her and family

  8. Sandra Burns says:

    Our deepest sympathy for you loss. Janie was a great person, great mother and Grandmother. May your good memories comfort you at this time. God Bless

  9. Palma Ruginis says:

    so very sorry for your loss, Janie was a wonderful person and friend. prayers for everyone

  10. Robert and Mercedes Keppel says:

    Dear Gary, Lisa,& Karlee.
    Our deepest sorrow and sympathy on the death of Janie. She has suffered so much
    and is at peace with God.
    She will missed and loved by all.

    Pop And Mom Mom Keppel