Darlene M. Luppen

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Darlene M. Luppen, 85, of Cassville, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, at Cox South Hospital in Springfield. She was born in Belmond, Iowa, on December 13, 1934, to Robert and Mildred (Lindsay) Reeder. She was a graduate of the Iowa Falls class of 1952. She owned and operated Super 9 Inn in Okmulgee, Okla., and Cassville Bowl in Cassville. After selling Cassville Bowl, she worked daily at Fabritec in Butterfield, retiring when she turned 70. She volunteered at Second Act in Cassville.

She was united in marriage to Gary Luppen in June 1990 in Las Vegas.

Survivors include: her husband Gary Luppen, her children, Marcia Accordino of Roanoke, Va., Brenda Delsing (Scott), of Iowa Falls, Iowa, Jake Thomas of Iowa Falls, Iowa, and Tricia Thomas of Cassville; her stepchildren, Dan Thomas of Dows, Iowa, Deb Thomas (Kenny) of Terrell, Texas, Doug Thomas (Judy) of Dows, Iowa, Virgil Thomas Jr. of Dows, Iowa, Gary Luppen Jr. (Martina) of Nevada, Iowa, and Debbie Luppen, of Nevada, Iowa; and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father Robert Reeder, her stepfather Robert Walker, her mother Mildred Walker, and daughter Rhonda Hagelman.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, June 18, at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.

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Cassville, Missouri