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Russell Glenn Deppe

Russell Glenn Deppe


Russell Glenn Deppe, 89, of Sparta passed away on October 7, 2019. He was born September 1, 1930 to Paul and Daisy Snider Deppe in Willisville, IL.

He married Elizabeth Dorris Preston in 1953 and they had the following children: Diane (Paul) Copeland of Kewanee, IL; Debbie (Kenny) Baird of Sparta, IL; Dennis Deppe of Oviedo, FL; Brenda (Larry) Stork of Sparta and Marilyn (Dale) Clasen of Edwardsville, IL.

He is survived by his wife, son, three daughters, many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Also, sisters Beulah Cairns and Alma Fern Wilson. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Marilyn Clasen; Brother, Donald Deppe; Parents, Paul and Daisy Deppe.

Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Condolences to the family may be expressed at

A private graveside memorial service will be held.

Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements

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  1. Allen Wilson says:

    Russell, you will be missed. My sympathies to your family.

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  1. Russell, you will be missed. My sympathies to your family.


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