Anne L. Opitz, 77, passed away on Sept. 3, 2018 in a tragic house fire.
Anne L. Opitz, 77, passed away on Sept. 3, 2018 in a tragic house fire. Anne was born Sept. 21, 1940 to Kermit Maine Vaupel and Ila Zoe Vaupel in Amboy, Illinois.
Anne married Lawrence (Mugs) Richter Feb. 6, 1959. To this marriage was born Diane E. Amos and David M. Richter, Lansing, Kansas.
Anne retired from the Leavenworth County Court House as a county clerk. On Sept. 23, 1978. Anne married Jimmie D. Opitz, who survives her. He brought to this marriage two children, Jason Opitz and Tamara Owens, Lansing, Kansas.
Anne is survived by her two children, Diane E. Amos (Paul), and David M. Richter, four grandchildren, Joseph Allison (Heather), Jeffrey Richter (Erin), Alexius Amos, and Nathaniel Amos, five great-grandchildren, Chase Pardee, Brayden Allison, Judson Allison, Sophie Allison, Graham Deck and Baby Boy Richter due Feb. 2019.
A Celebration of Life will be held Monday, Sept. 10, 2018 at Davis Funeral Chapel, with visitation at 6-7 p.m., and the service to begin at 7 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Arrangements entrusted to Davis Funeral Chapel. Condolences may be left on Anne’s online guestbook at www.davisfuneralchapelinc.com