HUBBELL - Sylvia Kappler, 69, of Hubbell, passed away Aug. 12, 2012, at the Omega House in Houghton after a short illness.
She was born May 1, 1943, in Russia. She immigrated to Detroit in 1952. There, she met her husband, Ronald Kappler. They then made their home in Hubbell in 1971 and she lived there ever since.
She is survived by her four children, Richard of Glendale, Calif., Linda and Steven of Hubbell and Suzanne (Mark Cole) of West Lafayette, Ind.; two granddaughters, Alicia and Miranda; two grandsons, Justin and Jack; a great-granddaughter, Alivia; her mother, Sonia Praszkier of Glendale, Calif.; her brother, Joseph Praszkier of Glendale; and her sister, Taube Karpov of Troy, Mich.
Her husband, Ronald, preceded her in death in 2002.
At the request of the deceased, there will be no visitation and no service.
Donations in her memory may be made to the Omega House in Houghton who provided kind and compassionate care for Sylvia.