Alexander Funeral Home-East Chapel

2115 Lincoln Ave, Evansville, IN


Barbara A Griepenstroh

December 14, 1933September 7, 2019

Barbara Ann Griepenstroh, 85, of Evansville, IN passed away Saturday, September 7, 2019, at Hamilton Pointe in Newburgh, IN. Barbara was born on December 14, 1933, in Evansville, Indiana, to the late Walter and Charlotte (Weise) Alms.

Barbara retired from Gaither Rutherford Company. She was a long-time member of the Evansville Chapter of Professional Secretaries International.

She is survived by her loving husband, Gerald C. Griepenstroh; two brothers, Charles Alms of Newburgh, IN and Donald Alms of Williamsburg, VA; and nieces and nephews.

Private services will be held at Alexander East Chapel with entombment in Oak Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions may be made to Bethel United Church of Christ, 3029 N. Green River Road, Evansville, IN 47715 or your favorite charity.


  • Gerald Griepenstroh, Husband
  • Charles Alms, Brother
  • Donald Alms, Brother
  • Walter Alms, Father (deceased)
  • Charlotte (Weise) Alms, Mother (deceased)
  • Barbara also leaves behind nieces and nephews to cherish her memory.


  • Private Services Will Be Held


Barbara A Griepenstroh

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Mark Kerney

September 11, 2019

Jerry, it has been a very long time since we were last together but Anne and I were certainly saddened to read of Barb's passing. You and your family are in our thoughts.


September 11, 2019

Barb was such a special lady and will be missed. We worked together for many years and will cherish those memories. She was always thinking of others. I will keep the family in my thoughts and prayers.

Dean Lawrence

September 11, 2019

Jerry, Jeanne & I are sorry to learn of Barbs death. We know it is a sad time in life. You have our sympathy. You both were great neighbors and friends.