Donald H. Kaupert
June 19, 1930 - May 07, 2017
Donald Heinrich Kaupert, age 86, a resident of Naperville, IL, passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017 at TaborHills Bohemian Home in Naperville, IL. He was born on June 19, 1930 at Evanston Hospital to Margaret Agnes McCarthy-Kaupert and Henry William Kaupert. Don was baptized on July 13, 1930 at St. Jerome Parish, Chicago. He made his first communion at St. Clement’s Church, Chicago and was confirmed there on October 30, 1941. Don graduated from St. Michael Central High School on June 3, 1951 and earned his Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana on June 14, 1958. He moved to Washington, D.C. where he cemented his life-long love of the Republican Party. In the late 1960's, he returned to the Chicago area and began working for the United States Chamber of Commerce in Oak Brook, IL. He made his home in Naperville, IL in the 1980's and lived on Aero Drive, Monarch Landing and finally the Tabor Hills Bohemian Home after suffering a massive stroke in 2010.
Don is survived by his beloved godchildren and many friends.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 12, 9:30 AM until 10:30 AM at the Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville. Funeral Services will follow at 10:30 AM at the funeral home and interment will be at SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Naperville.