Marilyn J. Kapp


Marilyn J. Kapp, 81, of Perryville passed away Sunday, April 11, 2021 at Perry County Memorial Hospital.
She was born July 28, 1939 in St. Louis to John Herman and Helen Theresa (Kratoville) Kruep.
She and James F. Kapp were married Feb. 27, 1960 at St. George Catholic Church in Affton. He survives in Perryville.
She was office manager for several businesses.
Marilyn was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Perryville, Ladies of Charity and Knights of Columbus Auxiliary. She was actively involved in the establishment of Extraordinary Ministers of the Holy Eucharist, Lay Lectors and Church choir at several parishes. She enjoyed participating in Perpetual Adoration and St. Vincent’s Food Pantry.Marilyn had a special devotion to the Divine Mercy Chaplet and passed away on Divine Mercy Sunday.
Survivors include her husband, James F. Kapp, six sons, Mark (Kristin) Kapp of Chantilly, Vir., Dr. David (Michele) Kapp of Perryville, Brian Kapp of Jackson, Gregory (Amy) Kapp of Oakville, Kevin (Patricia) Kapp of Auburn Hills, Mich. and Steven (Angela) Kapp of Cape Girardeau; two brothers, Raymond (Nancy) Kruep of Fairfax Station, Vir. and Dennis (Susan) Kruep of St. Louis County; 18 grandchilren, two great granddaughters and nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Seth Kapp; sister, Judith Ann Bradburn and brother-in-Law, Thomas Bradburn.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, April 15, 2021 and 9-9:45 am on Friday, April 16, 2021 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Perryville.
Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday, April 16, 2021 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Perryville with Rev. Rich Wehrmeyer C.M. and Rev. Joe Geders C.M. concelebrating.
Burial will be at Mount Hope Cemetery in Perryville.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Vincent de Paul Parish or the charity of your choice.
Online condolences may be made at
Ford & Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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