Elgin W. Kreppert, 95, of Springfield, IL, died at 11:55 a.m. on Monday, March 19, 2012 at St. John’s Hospital. She was born November 16, 1916 in Sciota, IL to Hilbert O. and Una Sapp Wisslead. She married her husband, Robert William Kreppert on April 2, 1949 and he preceded her in death on April 19, 1991. She is also preceded in death by her parents and one son, Larry L. Jacob.
Surviving are her son, Kendall Max Jacob of Roswell, GA and a daughter in law, Brenda Jo Jacob of Springfield.
Elgin was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church, Order of the Eastern Star and the Daughters of the Nile Abeba Temple. After 21 years of service, she retired as the Executive Secretary at Capital Bank.
Visitation: 12:00-1:00 p.m., Friday, March 23, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home
Funeral Service: 1:00 p.m. Friday, March 23, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend Julie Wells Blythe officiating. Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Charity of the Donor’s Choice.