Marie Jean (Bauermeister) Graper


Marie Jean (Bauermeister) Graper, age 83, of Morristown, died Monday, Oct. 18, 2010. She was born April 24, 1927, in Evansville, Ind., to the late Julius Fredrick and Magdelina (Freund) Bauermeister.

Survivors include her children, Kurt (Sandy) Graper and Elaine (Joe) Whitfield; and two grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Benjamin C. Graper; and brothers, Culmer, Victor, and Kenneth Bauermeister.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010, at Hendryx Mortuary in New Palestine. Visitation will also be held from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 22, 2010, at Stodghill Funeral Home in Fort Branch, Ind. Services will take place at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010, at St. Lucas United Church of Christ in Fort Branch, Ind. Burial will follow.

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