August 2, 2011 > Obituary: Charlotte A. Opper
Obituary: Charlotte A. Opper
Resident of Fremont
Charlotte Ann Opper, 78, entered peacefully into rest July
12, 2011 in Fremont, CA. Born May 19, 1933 to Edward and
Margaret Rofkahr in Altus, Arkansas, where she attended
St. Mary's School and Parish. Charlotte was a nurses' associate
at Dominican Sisters' Motherhouse, a Dominican Guild
member, and a preschool teacher at Head Start in Fremont.
As a long time parishioner of St. Leonard's Parish, she was
a member of the choir, Altar Committee and the Ladies'
Guild. She loved singing and was a talented floral arranger.
She was an avid gardener, who loved her beautiful gardens,
especially her prized grapes. Above all, Charlotte enjoyed
spending time with her grandchildren.
Beloved mother of Dennis Rofkahr of Glendale, AZ, Lisa
Opper and Jennifer Kincheloe of Fremont, CA, Philip Opper
of Lafayette, LA, Melanie Martin and Timothy Opper of Fremont,
CA. She is also survived by her sisters Sylvia Rollins
and Marilyn Zeiler, brothers Jerome Rofkahr and Matthew
Rofkahr, fifteen grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren.
Preceded into death by former husband Paul Opper
and her sisters Irene Intres and Mary Ann Rofkahr.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday, July 15, 2011 at
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Fremont.
Remembrances may be made to Dominican Sisters of MSJ,
P.O. Box 3908, Fremont, CA 94539 or St. Mary's Bldg. Fund,
5118 St. Mary's Ln. Altus, Arkansas 72821