CARROLL LEO RUPPERT, a resident of Marina, CA, passed away peacefully on April 1, 2021, at age 88. He served our country for 20 years, in which he is a Korea-Vietnam veteran and had retired honorably as MSgt of the US Army. He is amongst the founder of the Knights of Columbus of St. Jude Parish, Marina, CA. Carroll's strong faith in God is prevalent until the final days of his life.
Carroll is survived by his three children Anna Clark, Shirley Martin, and John Ruppert, his daughter-in-law, Pearly Ruppert, son-in-law, Tom Martin, and his five grandchildren, Joshua Gregory Clark, Christopher Glen Clark, John Carroll Ruppert, Kevin Michael Ruppert, and Carl Matthew Ruppert. Carroll was preceded in death by his wife, Teresa Ruppert, and his son-in-law, Gregory Clark, and is the last of his siblings.
Carroll is a one-of-a-kind man. He is a loving father and a devoted husband. He enjoys simple pleasures in life, such as listening to country music, watching John Wayne and Clint Eastwood movies, and Blue Bloods, especially CNN. He is fascinated with Jeff Dunham's puppets. He enjoys eating crab and sweets, drinking a hot cup of coffee, and an occasional ice-cold beer. He is a man who loves bowling, fishing, playing billiards, playing Xbox games, and he is a big Giants baseball fan.
Viewing and Services will be held at St. Jude's Catholic Church in Marina, CA. from 10:00AM - 12:00PM