Ruby Mae Koepsell

Ruby Mae Koepsell

On Sunday, April 27, 2014, the Lord answered her prayers and took her to Heaven.

She was born on February 17, 1925, in Jefferson, Wisconsin, a daughter of Albert and Mae Moll West.  She was baptized into the Lord’s Kingdom.  Ruby was confirmed at St. Peter’s Ev. Lutheran Church and was a graduate of Winnebago Lutheran Academy, Class of 1943.

On November 4, 1944, she was joined in marriage to Rev. Clarence A. Koepsell in Fond du Lac.  She served beside her husband in Morristown, South Dakota, Oakfield, Wisconsin, and Oshkosh, Wisconsin.  The Lord blessed them with almost 50 years of marriage.


Ruby was a member of St. Peter’s Ev. Lutheran Church.

Please remember in your prayers her family, four children: Kay (Dan) Berry of Fond du Lac, Lynn (Charles) Waterman of Riverview, Florida, David (Ruth) Koepsell of Fond du Lac, and Steven (Susan) Koepsell of Fond du Lac; ten grandchildren; four great-grandchildren, and a sister, Joy Buetow of Fond du Lac.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence on September 12, 1994.

The funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at St. Peter’s Ev. Lutheran Church, 1600 South Main Street, Fond du Lac, with Rev. Michael J. Zuberbier officiating.   Burial will be in Ledgeview Memorial Park.

The visitation will be on Wednesday at church from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service.

Memorials may be directed to Winnebago Lutheran Academy.

Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory is serving the family,