In Memory of




Obituary for Thelma Jean Ripberger

Thelma Jean Ripberger, 57, of Newport, KY, passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2023. Born in Covington, KY, on April 17, 1965, she was the daughter of the late James and Norma Knight. She enjoyed cooking and keeping her home. Thelma loved to spend time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She is survived by her stepfather: Lloyd Redman, Jr.; son Michael Knight; daughter: Dietra Cummings; brother: Lonnie Becker; sisters: Angie Becker and Katherine (Michael) Bohn and numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Online condolences may be expressed on Facebook or at