Elizabeth Helen Tepley (nee Popelka), age 91, peacefully returned to God's loving arms on Sunday March 7, 2021. Elizabeth was a devout Catholic and loved life and her family. She was born in Chicago, Illinois on September 17, 1929 to the late Helen (Kowatch) and Anton Popelka. She was the oldest sister in a family of thirteen children and helped raise her younger siblings. A devoted wife and mother, Elizabeth was the beloved wife of 66 years to the late Joseph, loving mother of Joseph (Deborah, deceased), William (Janel), Thomas (Melanie), Gerard, Anne Marie Arko (Dennis), James (Michelle), Mary Frances Padavick (Rudolph).
Devoted grandmother of Laura Martin (Darrell), Robert and Matthew (Anna) Tepley, Ethan, Alyse, Andrew, John and Evan Arko, Benjamin Tepley and great-grandmother of Fiona Martin. Dear older sister of Mary, John, Edward, Robert, Theresa, Barbara, Rita, Vincent and the following deceased : Anthony, Joseph, Patricia, Margaret.
FAMILY AND FRIENDS ARE INVITED TO MEET FOR MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL 10 AM THURSDAY AT THE CHURCH OF SAINT CLARE
5659 MAYFIELD ROAD, LYNDHURST, 44124
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in honor of Elizabeth may be made to Saint Clare School, (Corpus Christi Academy)
5659 Mayfield Road, Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124
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