Gabriele Maupin, 64, died Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 at Trinity Manor Nursing Home in Dodge City. She was born on August 20, 1948 at Rieschweiler, Germany, the daughter of Willi and Hermine (Theisohn) Bohl.
She worked at Travenol of Hays, Lora Locke Hotel, Dodge City Community College and Dodge House Convention Center all of Dodge City.
On Dec. 30, 1969 she married Michael Maupin in Landstuhl, Germany and she came to the United States in 1970. Maupin enjoyed being with her grandson, crocheting, gardening and cooking for her family.
She was a member of the Church of Christ of Dodge City.
Maupin is survived by her husband Michael Maupin, Dodge City; a son Michael Maupin, Dodge City; a daughter Christina Rumbaugh and husband Aaron, Dodge City; a grandson, Michael Rumbaugh and three brothers, Willi, Knut and Holger Bohl. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Claudia Gabriel.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012 at Church of Christ in Dodge City with Gary L. Bennett presiding. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Dodge City. Visitation will be from noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012 at Swaim Funeral Home. Memorials are suggested to the charity of the donor's choice in care of the funeral home. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com.