Bernardine C. Schepers, 91, Jasper

Bernardine C. Schepers, 91, of Jasper, died Friday, March 15, at her home. She was born in Jasper to Joseph and Otilla (Kunz) Gramelspacher. She married Linus G. Schepers March 30, 1949. He died July 16, 1996.

Bernardine was a homemaker and member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and the American Legion and VFW Auxiliaries. She enjoyed playing bingo and going to the casinos, especially Las Vegas, and going to Indianapolis to spend time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by five daughters, Barbara (Steve) Goeppner and husband Steve, Huntingburg, Grace Wagner and husband Kenny, Dale, and Rebecca and Rhonda Schepers and Mary Bradley and husband Pat, all of Jasper; five sons, five sons, Thomas Schepers and wife Sandy, Otwell, Vic Schepers and wife Becky, Holland, and Donald Schepers and wife Marilyn and Ed Schepers, all of Jasper; nine grandchildren,  Jennifer Bailey, Daniel, Tonya, Ethan, Bryor, and Kirby Schepers, Jeremy and Holly Stafford, and Marissa Bradley; and six great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by two sons, Ronald and Daniel Schepers, one grandson, Garet Schepers, one sister, and six brothers.

Friends may call from noon-6 p.m. Sunday at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Joseph Church, the American Alzheimer’s Association, or to a favorite charity. Online condolences can be shared at www.becherkluesner.com. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 a.m.Monday at the church with burial following in Fairview Cemetery.

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