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Alma A. Riepenhoff Canary
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Birth: Mar. 21, 1917
New Boston
Scioto County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 2013
Montgomery County
Ohio, USA

ALMA A. CANARY, age 95, formerly of Portsmouth, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at the Walnut Creek Nursing Center in Dayton.

Born on March 21, 1917, in New Boston, she was a daughter of the late Charles & Ola Sparks Riepenhoff. Alma retired after many years of employment with the Williams Shoe Factory and attended the Swauger Valley Free Will Baptist Church.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Charles H. Canary, brothers, Carl, Harold and Ralph Riepenhoff, and sister, Jenny. Survivors include a brother, Everett Riepenhoff of Dayton, a sister-in-law, Rosella Riepenhoff of Wheelersburg, and several nieces and nephews.

Alma enjoyed knitting, working puzzles and her volunteer work with RSVP.

A funeral service will be held at noon on Friday at the BRANT FUNERAL HOME IN SCIOTOVILLE with Ronald Parker, officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Brant's in Sciotoville after 11 a.m. on Friday. Memorial contributions may be to the Swauger Valley Free Will Baptist Church or R.S.V.P., 221 Court Street, Portsmouth, Ohio 45662 in Alma's memory. A special thank you to her friends and helpers at Walnut Creek.

(Portsmouth Daily Times, March 7, 2013)
Family links: 
  Charles Henry Riepenhoff (1882 - 1973)
  Ola Lee Sparks Riepenhoff (1896 - 1983)
  Alma A. Riepenhoff Canary (1917 - 2013)
  Carl E. Riepenhoff (1923 - 2011)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Age 95 Years
Sunset Memorial Gardens
Franklin Furnace
Scioto County
Ohio, USA
Maintained by: Ronald Riepenhoff
Originally Created by: Judy Farst
Record added: Mar 07, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106313208
Alma A. <i>Riepenhoff</i> Canary
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- Judy Farst
 Added: Mar. 7, 2013

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