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Burton Samuel Rupp
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1868
Toledo
Lucas County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 16, 1953
Saint George
Washington County
Utah, USA

PUBLISHED IN DESERET NEWS February 17, 1953

Burton Samuel Rupp, 84, 1325 E. 2100 South, died Monday at 12:45 p.m. in a St. George hospital after a major operation.

He was born April 11, 1868 in Toledo, Ohio, a son of Joseph and Cornelia Miner Rupp. He married Matilda West in 1886. [1885, later divorced] She died several years ago. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Survivors include three sons, Burton W. Rupp, Los Angeles; Alma M. Rupp, Las Vegas, Nevada; H. L. Rupp, Alameda, California; six daughters, Mrs. J.E. (May) Johnson, Mrs. David (Ruth) Johnson, Mrs. Grant (Maria) Snow, all of Salt Lake city; Mrs. Hattie Smith, Hollywood, California; Mrs. C.K. (LaVon) Halton, Eugene, Oregon; Mrs. James Hayes, Gary, Indiana; 50 grandchildren and 35 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 3:45 p.m. in the Larkin Mortuary Chapel, 260 E. south Temple. Friends may call at the mortuary Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Thursday prior to the services, interment City Cemetery under direction of Larkin Mortuary.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Mahlon Rupp (1838 - 1922)
  Cornelia Adelaide Miner Rupp (1843 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  Matilda West Rupp (1868 - 1930)*
 
 Children:
  Vera Rupp Jensen (1900 - 1936)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harriet Marie Louditt Surman (1862 - 1949)**
  George Mahlon Rupp (1867 - 1942)*
  Burton Samuel Rupp (1868 - 1953)
  William A Rupp (1880 - 1964)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: R_39_10_2W
 
Created by: Cathy Peacock
Record added: Aug 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74729328
Burton Samuel Rupp
Added by: Carol Moss
 
Burton Samuel Rupp
Added by: Carol Moss
 
Burton Samuel Rupp
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- Kristy M.
 Added: Jun. 18, 2012
 
 
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