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Freda “Eileen” Rapp,

Freda “Eileen” Rapp, 95 years old, longtime resident of West Portsmouth, Ohio, passed away Sunday, September 26th, 2021 at SOMC Hospice in Portsmouth.
She was born April 6th, 1926 in Portsmouth, Ohio. A daughter of the late Samuel and Freda Noel.
Eileen was preceded in death by her loving husband of 73 years, Kenneth Rapp.
She is survived by her three children: Steve (Cecille) Rapp of Friendship, Lisa (Rusty) Hafer of Sciotoville and Chris (Becki) Rapp of West Portsmouth; Seven grandchildren: John (Carol) Rapp of Littleton, Colorado, Joe (Erin) Rapp of Centennial, Colorado, Jim (Savita) Rapp of Las Vegas, Nevada, Bill (Jill) Hafer of Sciotoville, Matthew (Emily) Hafer of Samaria, Michigan, Madison Rapp of Portsmouth and Max Rapp of West Portsmouth; great grandchildren; and her loving little sister Paulene Conley of Portsmouth.
Eileen was a graduate of Washington High School. She worked as a Bookkeeper until her retirement. Eileen was the rock of her family that everyone drew strength from. She was a member of Bethel Church and had salvation in her heart. Eileen was a member of “The Greatest Generation”.
The family would like to extend a very special thank you to Dr. David Provaznik and her nurse at SOMC Helen Burchett, for their amazing love and care.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to SOMC Hospice in Eileen’s name.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, September 29th, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Funeral Service will be Thursday, September 30th, at 12:00 PM (Noon), all at F.C. Daehler Mortuary, 915 Ninth Street, Portsmouth, Ohio 45662. Burial immediately following Rush Town Burial Park. Pastor Rick Phillips officiating.
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