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Anna J. Kupper

December 14, 1923 ~ July 22, 2020 (age 96)


Anna Jeanette Kupper, 96, of Bismarck, passed away July 22, 2020.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, July 25, 2020 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Mandan, ND with Rev. Josh Waltz as celebrant. Burial will be at Mandan Union Cemetery.


Visitation will be held Friday, July 24, 2020 from 5:00-7:00 PM at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Mandan, with Parish Vigil at 7:00 PM.


Anna Jeanette was born December 14, 1923 in Timmer, ND, the daughter of Axel and Elsa (Ryman) Gustafson. Anna was best known as Jeanette. The family moved to Mandan in 1938. She attended county schools and graduated from Mandan High School in 1942. She started working for Northwestern Bell Telephone in 1942 to 1951. She married Andrew Kupper on October 7, 1946.


Jeanette loved to bake, sew, gardening, and canning. She volunteered countless hours at Christ the King School mending books. One of her passions was going fishing with Andrew and she received a few awards for the largest fish.


Jeanette had a strong faith, which showed by her kindness, love to others, and by giving of herself. She was a prayer warrior.


Jeanette will be deeply missed by her two daughters, Camille of Bismarck and Deanna (Stan) Thompson of Gig Harbor, WA; son-in-law, Stan of Washington; and several nieces and nephews.


Jeanette was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew; parents; sister, Selma; three brothers-in-law, and two sisters-in-law.


In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to charities of your choice in her name.

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July 24, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
St. Joseph Catholic Church (Mandan)

Vigil Service
July 24, 2020

7:00 PM
St. Joseph Catholic Church
108 3rd St NE
Mandan, ND 58554

Mass of Christian Burial
July 25, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Joseph Catholic Church (Mandan, ND)

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