Effingham Daily News
Bettie Mae Taphorn, 78, of Altamont, died at 3 a.m. Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, at her home.
Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Clare Catholic Church, Altamont, with the Rev. Joseph Simburger officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont, with a 7 p.m. rosary service. Burial will be in St. Clare Cemetery, Altamont. Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be left at www.giesekingfh.com.