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Frank W. Ruprich

December 1, 1938 November 12, 2020
Frank W. Ruprich
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Obituary for Frank W. Ruprich

Frank W. Ruprich of Sterling Heights died November 12, 2020. He was 81 years old. Frank was born December 1, 1938 in Detroit to Lydia (nee Bartram) and Frank Ruprich, Sr.

Frank was raised in East Detroit and graduated from East Detroit High School in 1957. He worked 47 years in the automotive OEM business and retired in 2006. During retirement, Frank became a registered Holy Fire Karuna Rieki Master Practitioner and teacher. He enjoyed golf, travel, bowling, reading, and watching NASCAR. Frank was an active member of First United Methodist Church of Birmingham for 29 years. He was deeply loved and will be sorely missed.

Frank is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Diana (nee Comfort) and children, Mark (Karen) Ruprich and Wendy (Michael) Russo. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Matthew Ruprich, Marissa (Marco) Santiago, Kenneth Russo, and Nicholas Russo and great-granddaughter, Mia Santiago.

Friends may visit at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 1368 N. Crooks Road (between 14-15 Mile Rds.) Sunday, November 15th, 2-7pm. A Private Funeral Service will be held Monday at First United Methodist Church of Birmingham. You are invited to watch the livestream at

Entombment will take place in Cadillac Memorial Gardens East, Clinton Twp.

Memorials appreciated to the American Heart Association, 27777 Franklin Road #1150, Southfield, Michigan 48034.


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