Louis Ripepi Sr. had a
special way of reaching out to those in need. He was known for his tenderness
and individual attention he would give to grief-stricken families. He built a
reputation as an honest, caring and respected member of the community. But his
true mark was left on his family. Louis, a loving husband and father of four,
was revered and admired for dedication to his wife, Rose Marie, his son, Louis,
Jr. and his daughters Maryellen, Linda and Sandra.
Louis D. Ripepi, Jr.
followed in his father’s footsteps and is continuing his legacy of caring
today. Serving side by side with his dad from 1979 until his father passed away
in 2000, Louis, Jr. watched and learned from the very best.
A life-long resident of Parma, Louis Jr. attended St. Charles Grade School and
Padua Franciscan High School. He received his Bachelors of Science from Ashland
Louis Jr. is a true believer in supporting the community. He is active in his
church and is committed to several professional and community organizations,
Cuyahoga County Funeral Directors
Embalmers Association of Cleveland
Board of Directors – Parma Community Hospital
Parma Planning Commission (past member)
Parma Area Chamber of Commerce
Holy Family Catholic Church
St. Rocco Catholic Church
Our Lady of Mercy Confraternity Club
Southwest Italian Club
Home Family Club
Louis Jr. has dedicated his life to his vocation and he plans to continue his
father’s tradition of caring for many years to come.