Celine M. (nee Burns) Rumpler, 86, passed away on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph in Lorain. Celine was born on April 5, 1927 in Lorain where she resided all of her life.
She graduated from St. Mary’s Academy in Lorain, Class of 1945. On May 17, 1947 she married her love, Donald E. Rumpler. Celine was a member of St. Mary Church in Lorain and enjoyed volunteering at the Free Clinic, AARP and RSVP. She was a member of NARVRE, Amherst Golden Ages, St. Johns Drill Team and Livewires. Celine enjoyed sewing, cake baking, casino bus trips and traveling and life with her family and friends.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years of marriage, Donald E. Rumpler of Lorain; daughter, Mary Jo (William) Rose of Avon Lake; grandchildren, Corey Rose of Avon Lake, Allison (Paul) Clardy of Bay Village and Brittany (Chris) Appling of Westlake; great grandson, Nathan Behrend-Rose; brother, John Burns; sisters, Mary Alice Wagner and Joan Pienoski; and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her son, Donald G. Rumpler; parents, James Dewey and Rosalind (nee Halm) Burns; and brothers, James, Charles and David Burns.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2150 Broadway, Lorain (440) 244-1961 on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 from 3 to 8 P.M. Closing prayers will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 9:20 A.M. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 A.M. at St. Mary Church, 310 8th Street, Lorain, Fr. Daniel O. Divis, Pastor, officiating. Christian burial services will be held at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Mary Church, Food Pantry, 310 8th Street, Lorain, OH 44052. Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com