Jean M. Trampe, age 74, of Highland, passed away Wednesday, April 15 at her home. Funeral services for 74 year old Jean M. Trampe will be Saturday, April 18 at 11:00 a.m. at Hope Lutheran Church in Highland. Burial will be in Highland City Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to service time at the church. Memorials are suggested to the Community Link of Breese, Hope Lutheran Church, or Bethesda Regional Operations. The Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland is in charge of arrangements.
She was born December 20, 1940, in Saint Louis, MO, the daughter of Victor and Marie (nee Schmidt) Schwarzenbach.
On June 30, 1962, she married Wayne A. Trampe who survives.
She was a member of Hope Lutheran Church in Highland, IL.
Jean was born and reared in St. Louis; graduate of Lutheran High School Central 1958. Attended St. Paul’s College at Concordia, MO. She taught 1st and 2nd Grade in Lutheran Schools. Prior to rearing her children, she worked as a secretary and Accounts Payable Clerk at Basler Electric. She and her Husband owned Wayne’s Place Inc. in Highland. She helped her husband with alterations and book keeping and sales. She loved spending time with the Grandchildren. She enjoyed biking, hiking, gardening, Special Olympics, piano music, reading, traveling, camping and swimming.
Husband – Wayne A. Trampe, Highland, IL
Son – Eric W. Trampe, Highland, IL
Daughter – Kelly J. (Roger) Hartmann, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Patrick K.C. Hartmann, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Samantha D. Hartmann, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Marcella M. Hartmann, Highland, IL
Sister – Barbara Epp, Grand Island, NE
Sister In-law – Laverne (Duane) Meyer, Hamel, IL
Brother In-law – Vernon L. (Judy) Trampe, Collinsville, IL
She was preceded in death by:
Father – Victor Schwarzenbach
Mother – Marie Schwarzenbach, nee Schmidt
Brother In-law – Alvin H. Trampe
Brother In-law – Leland Trampe
Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home
1501 Ninth at Lemon Street
Highland, IL 62249