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Norbert Thomas "Tom" Huppert, 64

Norbert Thomas "Tom" Huppert, age 64, of Ellsworth, died unexpectedly, June 11, at home.

Tom was born Sept. 14, 1949, in Red Wing, Minn., to Norbert and Mary (Amos) Huppert. Tom graduated from Ellsworth High School in 1969. Following high school, Tom spent four years in the U.S. Air Force.

He worked in River Falls for a Heating & Plumbing firm for a short time before attending the Vo-Tech in Eau Claire, where he received a certificate and joined the Plumbers & Pipefitters Union. He was also a member of St. Francis Parish.

Tom was preceded in death by his parents; and grandparents.

He is survived by brothers: Kevin (Patti) Bay City, Wis., and Steve, Mozamani, Wis., and sister Pam, St. Paul, Minn., nieces, nephews, uncles and aunts, many cousins and two great-nephews.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday, June 16, at St. Francis Catholic Church, Ellsworth, Wis. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the Mass on Monday.

Memorials are preferred to St. Francis Catholic Church, Ellsworth, Wis.

Hill Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Ellsworth, Wis., is assisting the family with the arrangements.