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Rae Mona Lampe

April 26, 2013

Rae Mona Lampe, 86, passed away, Friday, April 26, 2013 at Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka.

She was born March 17, 1927 at Vliets, the daughter of Ray and Florine Isaacson Floyd.  She grew up in the Vliets and Frankfort communities and graduated from Frankfort High School in 1944.

Mrs. Lampe had been a waitress and was a homemaker.  She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.  Rae was a 60 year member of the American Legion Auxiliary and was currently a member of Post No. 400 in Topeka.   She was also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Veterans of Foreign Wars, a member of the St. Marys Senior Center and the Pottawatomie County Ageing Committee.  Rae had been an avid bowler and loved to fish.  

Rae was married to Berney Black they divorced.  She later married Lawrence P. Lampe on September 21, 1965 at Marysville.  He preceded her in death on November 11, 2010.  She was also preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Marilyn Weaver and Betty Brott, and a son-in-law, Robert Wilson.

Survivors include three daughters, Berna Wilson, Shawnee, Rita (Roger) Keller, Edwards, MO, and Janell Daake, Grand Island, NE; four sons, John Black, KC, KS, Jay (Cindy) Black, Colby, Terry (Linda) Black, Pleasanton and Jeff (Robin) Lampe, Topeka; two brothers, Glen Floyd, Beattie and Galen Floyd, Topeka; a sister Lois Jasko, Wilburton, OK; 13 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great grandchildren. and a special friend Darcie Rezac Stricker.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M.Monday, April 29, 2013 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in St. Marys.  Interment will be in Mt.CalvaryCemetery, St. Marys.  Mrs. Lampe will lie in state after 2:00 P.M.Sunday, April 28, 2013 at Piper Funeral Home in St. Marys where the family will receive friends from 6:00 until the rosary at 7:00 P.M.  Memorial contributions may be given to the Rae Mona Lampe Memorial Fund to be designated at a later date and sent in care of the funeral home.

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10 thoughts on “Rae Mona Lampe

  1. Jay, Cindy & Jaylea,
    Sorry we were unable to attend the celebration of Rae’s life. It’s hard to let go of a parent – no matter what age. We know all you cherish the special times you shared with her. Now, she will be your special angel watching over you.

  2. I’m sorry that I won’t be able to attend your mother’s service. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  3. So sorry for the loss of your loved one. It doesn’t matter their age, those of us left behind will always miss her. Your family is in our prayers.

  4. Rae was a fun loving person. I had the opportunity to be around her on Bank Trips and also as a member of the committee who planned trips. Always had a smile. To her family I’m sending my sincere sympathy.

  5. Rae was a special person and will be missed. So sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers are with your family
    Dan, Gerry Lou, Michaela, Shaina and Brianna

  6. Rae was such a wonderful lady to have as a friend. She will be watching down on all of her family from a seat beside God. Our prayers are with the family.
    God Bless you all.

  7. My condolences to the Lampe family. May it help you to know that God is a refuge and strength, a help that is readily to be found during difficult times. May God provide peace and comfort to you so that you can endure the days ahead.

  8. What a beautiful lady. May she rest in peace and God’s Peace be with all of your family.

    Ed and Pat (Burton) Brady
    Lillis, KS

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