Born: December 28, 1949 in Wellesley Township, Ontario
Died: March 4, 2019 at Stratford general Hospital
Age: 69 Years
Reuben Kuepfer of Milverton (formerly of Gadshill) passed away peacefully surrounded by his family. Reuben was the son of the late Amos and Magdalena Kuepfer. Beloved husband to Catherine (Albrecht) Kuepfer whom he married June 22, 1972. Loving father of Isaac (Sheila) Kuepfer, Marilyn (Paul) Albrecht, Ervin (Becky) Kuepfer, Toby (Cristina) Kuepfer, Danny (Lacey Mills) Kuepfer, Harold (Jill) Kuepfer, James (Lee-Ann) Kuepfer, Simon (Tamara) Kuepfer, Mag (Matt) Feeney, Stephen (Amanda) Kuepfer and Lydiann (Mike Bond) Kuepfer. Known as a loving grandpa to 24 grandchildren. Dear brother of Joseph (Selena) Kuepfer, Raymond (Laura) Kuepfer, Peter (Laureen) Kuepfer, Mary (Paul) Kuepfer, Christie Kuepfer. Also remembered by father-in-law and mother-in-law Simon & Lydia (Jantzi) Albrecht. Brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law; Lorne Albrecht, Laura (Raymond) Kuepfer, Israel (Marion) Albrecht, John (Florence) Albrecht, Mary (Steven) Kuepfer, Lloyd (Kathryn) Albrecht, Beatrice (Larry) Jantzi, Verna Kuepfer, Donna (Chris) Kuepfer.
Predeceased by siblings LeRoy, Seranus, Danny and Fannie-Marie Kuepfer and sister-in-law Irene Albrecht. Reuben was a member of the Morningview Amish Mennonite Church. He loved being outside and enjoyed spending time with his growing family. The family would like to express their gratitude to the caring and compassionate nurses, doctors and staff of the Stratford General Hospital. Family and friends will be received at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, Milverton, Wednesday from 6 – 9 p.m. and again on Thursday from 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 p.m. The funeral service will take place at Morningview Amish Mennonite Church on Friday, March 8, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. Interment in the adjoining church cemetery. Bishop Ken Kuepfer will officiate.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to Lewy Body Dementia or the Stratford General Hospital (Cheques Accepted) would be appreciated by the family.
Personal condolences and donation information available at www.markjutzifuneralhomes.ca