James C Hupp
DWS: from Norfolk Daily News 18 Apr 2013 (Nebraska)
" NORFOLK — Services for James C. Hupp, 82, of Norfolk will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Catholic Church. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery with military rites by American Legion Post 16, VFW Post 1644 and the Nebraska National Guard Honor Guard.
Visitation will be Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the church. Home for Funerals is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Hupp died Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at Faith Regional Health Services.
Memorials may be directed to the Norfolk Catholic High School Foundation.
Jim was born Jan. 4, 1931, near Clearwater, the son of Ferdinand and Anna (Funk) Hupp. He was raised and schooled in the St. John's area of Holt County and then graduated from Cathedral High School in Omaha. He served in the U.S. Army from Sept. 4, 1951, until Aug. 5, 1953.
Jim married Dorothy Cowie on Feb. 11, 1956, at Christ The King in Omaha. Jim worked for Roberts Dairy, and then he and his brother Maurice owned and operated a service station in Omaha and then moved to Madison, where they operated another station.
Jim and his family moved to Norfolk, and he owned Hupp Oil until retiring in 1999. While he lived in Norfolk, he re-engaged in farming in Antelope and Pierce Counties.
Jim was a member of St. Mary's Sacred Heart Parish, Knights of Columbus, American Legion Post 16, VFW Post 1644 and loved to golf.
Jim is survived by three sons, Randy and Brenda Hupp of O'Neill, Matt and Kris Hupp of Norfolk and Kevin and Candace Hupp of Lincoln; one daughter, Dawn and Vince Jorn of Omaha; one sister, Mildred Pelster of Elgin; and seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy; five brothers, Monsignor Robert Hupp, Joe Hupp, Ferdinand Hupp, Andy Hupp and Maurice Hupp; and two sisters, Betty Weidner and Marie Larson."