Denzil “Skip” Rupert, 79, of Spencer passed away on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Sayre Health Care in Sayre, PA.
He was predeceased by his parents, Denzil and June Rupert; his loving wife, Charlotte Anna Seiber Rupert; sister, Darla Belknap; and brother, Mike Rupert.
Skip is survived by his children, Denzil “Duke” (Michelle) Rupert and Dina (Mike) Rupert; grandchildren, Courtney (Chris), Tyler (Anita), Brandon (Danielle) and Morgan; great grandson, Christopher; great granddaughter, Lydia; siblings, Dwayna Scott, Joe (Anna) Rupert, Dean (Laurene) Rupert, Shot (Michelle) Rupert, Darcy (Beth) Rupert and Steve Foster.
Skip served in the US Army and went on to work at IBM in Owego where he retired after 34 years. He enjoyed fishing, driving around the country side, playing darts and spending time with his family, especially Christopher.
A time of calling will be held on Saturday, February 15, 2020 from 10:30 to 11:30 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York. A memorial service to honor Skip’s life will follow at 11:30 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York with Rev. Sharan Knoell officiating.
Those wishing to send a message of sympathy to Skip’s family may visit the funeral home Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at www.blauveltfuneralhome.com.