Russell W. Deppe

  • Birth 19 Jun 1919 Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 13 Oct 2011 Swansea, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 78522605

Russell W. Deppe (1919 - 2011)

Russell W. Deppe, 92, of Belleville, Ill., born June 19, 1919, in Belleville, Ill., died Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011, at Sycamore Village, Swansea, Ill.

Russell retired after 43 years from Stag Brewery. He served in the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth, nee Moore Deppe; parents, Frank and Martha, nee Westwood Deppe; sister, Valera Deppe and a brother, Eugene Deppe.

Surviving are his sons, Donald (Christine) Deppe of Kingwood, Texas and Robert Deppe of St. Louis, Mo.; grandsons, Earl Ostertag and Josiah Ostertag; dear beloved uncle and brother-in-law.

Memorials may be made to the Epilepsy Foundation. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation: Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, at Kassly Mortuary, Fairview Heights, Ill.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, at Kassly Mortuary Chapel, Fairview Heights, Ill. Interment will be in Walnut Hill Cemetery, Belleville, Ill.

KASSLY FUNERAL HOME, Fairview Heights, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat from October 16 to October 17, 2011

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  • Added: 15 Oct 2011
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