Doris Jane Knippel, 91, of Marissa, IL, born November 24, 1929 in Marissa, IL passed away on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL. She was a homemaker.
Jane was preceded in death by her husband, Willard A. Knippel on March 4, 1996. They were high school sweethearts and were married on December 23, 1947. She was preceded in death by her parents Tyler and Beulah (Lemmon) Keith also.
Surviving are her children; Bill (Darlene) Knippel and Susie (Roger) Patton, grandchildren; Brad (Keri) Patton and Stacy (Brent) Kruse and great granddaughters; Jayci Kruse and Dakota and Abby Patton.
Memorials may be given to First Baptist Wednesday night Joy Kids activity fund.
Funeral: private graveside services will be observed.
Hel-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.