It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Dense Keppler Norath. Please keep her family in your thoughts and prayers.
Denise E. Norath (nee Keppler) Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church on Monday, October 17, 2016 at age 62. Denise was the oldest of six children born to Thomas and Adelaide Keppler. She is survived by her loving husband Leo J. Norath (and the late Daniel G. Norath). Beloved mother of Nicole (E. Paul) Reh and the late Gabriel S. Norath. Devoted NaNa to Nicholas Daniel, Alexander Edward and Gabriel James Reh. Sister of Diane (Mike Phoenix) Frandsen, Chrissie (Walt) Goepel, Tom (Diana), Tim (Gina) and Tony Keppler.
Denise took her responsibilities serious when it came to family. She never lost sight of her love for family and friends. She loved chatting with friends and family over past memories. Her three angels, Nicholas, Alexander and Gabriel were the ultimate joy in her life. Denise was proud to be the recipient of a double lung transplant in June 2015. She was a realtor with Berkshire Hathaway Home Select. She was active listing and selling until the end.
Services: Visitation 4:00-8:00pm on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at Bopp Chapel, 10610 Manchester Rd., in Kirkwood. Funeral Mass 11:00am on Friday, October 21, 2016 at Incarnate Word Catholic Church, 13416 Olive Blvd., Chesterfield, MO 63017. Interment Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Mid-America Transplant Foundation Family House, 1110 Highlands Plaza Dr. E, Ste. 100 St. Louis, MO 63110.