James (Jim) Rupp 79, of Lakewood Colorado passed away on November 27, 2019. Jim was born on April 9th, 1940 in Platteville WI. The son of Robert and Lucille (Hildreth) Rupp.
Jim was an exceptional CNC machinist and worked in various manufacturing industries during his career. He loved hunting and fishing and spending time with his family. Jim’s greatest triumph was being a father.
He is survived by his 7 children: Cindy (Robert) Ahlquist of Rockford IL, Cory (Gunilla) Symoens of Sweden, Johnny Rupp of Lakewood CO, Sherry Rupp of Denver CO, Rich (Shelly) Rupp of Elm Creek NE, Jeremy Rupp of Lakewood CO, and James Rupp Jr. of Aurora CO. He was extremely proud of his 14 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. He is survived by his six brothers Kenneth (Donna) Rupp, Charles Rupp, Virgil Rupp, Bernard (Janice) Rupp, Merle (Helen) Rupp, Delbert (Jane) Rupp, and one sister Shirley (Larry) Hoffman and sister-in-law Carolyn Rupp.
He is preceded in death by his parents, two grandsons Preston and Diezel, one sister Ruth, two brothers Delvin and Doug and one sister-in-law Rita.
He is loved by many and will be missed by all.
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