Regina M. Kupke, 87, of Winamac, IN (formerly of Lake Bruce, IN) passed away at 7:10 PM Friday, November 12, 2021 at Pulaski Health Care Center in Winamac. She was born on December 21, 1933 in East Gary, IN to the late Reggie and Mildred [Friedel] Jones. Regina graduated from East Gary Edison High School in 1952. She married Arthur R. Kupke on September 25, 1954 in East Gary.
Regina was a proud homemaker and beloved daycare provider. She enjoyed reading, cooking, traveling, and art. She also enjoyed spending time outdoors, especially being by the Tippecanoe River.
Regina was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by:
Arthur R. Kupke, Winamac, IN Husband
Mike (Jackie) Kupke, Goshen, IN Son
Stephanie (Mike) Malchow, Star City, IN Granddaughter
Hillary (Brandon) Nissley, Goshen, IN Granddaughter
Kaitlyn Malchow, Great Granddaughter
Luke Malchow, Great Grandson
Isaiah Hattery, Great Grandson
Abram Hattery, Great Grandson
Cole Nissley, Great Grandson
Ethan Kupke, Great Grandson
Mason Kupke, Great Grandson
Harrison Kupke, Great Grandson
Finn Kupke, Great Grandson
Preceded in death by:
Reggie Jones, Father
Mildred [Friedel] Jones Corter, Mother
Robyn Kupke, Daughter
Daniel Kupke, Son
Jack Kupke, Grandson
Richard Jones, Brother
Verl Jones, Brother
Edna Mae, Half Sister
Visitation will be from 12:30 – 2:30 PM EST Thursday, November 18, 2021 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:30 PM EST Thursday, November 18, 2021 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.
Burial will take place at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Lake Bruce, IN.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Memorial Swinging Bridge Project.
Online Tributes may be offered online at www.frainmortuary.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.