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Rita M. Rupp

Rita M. Rupp, 93, Hays, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at Hays Medical Center.

She was born Jan. 24, 1920, south of Hays to Alex P. and Pauline (Glassman) Rupp. She was a 1936 graduate of Girl's Catholic High School.

She was an office secretary in New York and Washington, D.C., and worked for 22 years in Los Angeles. She was manager of the Fox Theater in Hays for nearly six years.

Survivors include a sister, Mae Rupp, California; her nephews, Fred Rupp, California, and Jamie Rupp and wife, Sandy, Casper, Wyo.; her nieces, Jody Boeding and husband, Tom, Kansas City, Kan., and Patt Felts and husband, Tad, Phillipsburg; and four great-nephews, Alex, Tom, Marc and Gregg.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother James P. Rupp; and a sister, Florence Basgall.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in St. Joseph Cemetery; cremation has taken place.

Hays Memorial Chapel, 20th and Pine, is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences can be sent to the family at www.haysmemorial.com.