The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

February 14, 2014

R. Pauline Kreps

Zion’s UCC member was bookkeeper for 25 years


- — R. Pauline Kreps of 4 Quarry St., Greenville, passed away at 10:25 a.m. Friday (2-14-14) in White-Cliff Nursing Home, Hempfield Township, where she had been a resident for the past three weeks. She was 95.

Mrs. Krepps was born Sept. 13, 1918, in Orangeville, Ohio, to George and Mary Foulk Troutman.

She was a 1936 graduate of the former Penn High School, Greenville, and was a 1937 graduate of the former Shenango Valley Commercial Institute, Sharon.

She was employed for 25 years as a bookkeeper for Gibson Furniture Co., Greenville.

Mrs. Kreps was a member of Zion’s Reformed United Church of Christ in Greenville.

She was a former member of Greenville Organ Club and enjoyed playing bridge and bowling, actively participating in Greenville First National Bank women’s bowling team.

After retirement, she was a volunteer at the hospitality shop at the former Greenville Regional Hospital.

Pauline and her husband enjoyed traveling and toured Germany, the Netherlands and Hawaii. She was a very loving wife and mother.

Her husband, Wm. Gregg Kreps, whom she married March 14, 1941, passed away in 2007.

Surviving are: a daughter, Ruth A. Kreps, and a son, William G. Kreps III, both Greenville.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and two sisters.

Memorial contributions may be made to Strayhaven Animal Shelter, 94 Donation Road, Greenville, PA 16125.


Mrs. Wm. Gregg (R. Pauline), 95, of 4 Quarry St., Greenville.

Calling hours: Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday (2-17-14) in LOUTZENHISER-JORDAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, and 2 p.m. to time of service Tuesday (2-18-14) in Anderson Lounge of Zion’s Reformed United Church of Christ, Greenville. Visitors may sign the online guestbook and view a video tribute at

Service: Funeral service at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the church with the Rev. Philip J. Garner, pastor, officiating.

Interment: Shenango Valley Cemetery, Greenville.