Obituary: Jeanette Rohwer Keppy


A funeral service for Jeanette E. Hendes Rohwer Keppy, 102, of Eldridge, was held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 26, in the Runge Mortuary Chapel, Davenport. Visitation was one hour prior to the service on Tuesday at the mortuary.

Mrs. Keppy died Friday, July 22, 2022, at the Kahl Home, Davenport.

Jeanette Hendes was born Dec. 2, 1919, in Charlotte, the daughter of Art and Florence (Seeser) Hendes.

She married Allan Rohwer in 1941. She later married Arnold Keppy in 1975.

Survivors include a daughter, Pat Reese, Eldridge; a son, Gary (Connie) Rohwer, Fort Myers, Fla.; stepsons, Ron (Sharalan) Keppy, Bob (Maureen) Keppy, and Steve (Sharon) Keppy; a stepdaughter-in-law, Lois Keppy; grandchildren, great-grandchildren; and step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Dixon American Legion.

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