|Birth: ||Apr. 4, 1859|
|Death: ||Jan. 4, 1921|
Father: John Henry Staffenbeal (b. Feb 1832 in Prussia~d.before 1910 in Poweshiek County, Iowa)
Mother: Cristena Green Staffenbeal (b.June 1833 in Prussia~d. Jan 17, 1914 in Poweshiek County, Iowa)
Audubon County Journal (Iowa)
Thursday, Jan.6, 1921
Mrs. Sophia C. Klemish Dies at Home in Anita
Mrs. Sophia C. Klemish, an old resident of this county, died Tuesday morning at her home in Anita.
Mrs. Klemish was born near Davenport, April 4, 1859. In October, 1878, she was married to Thomas Klemish, whose home was in Scott county. Soon after their marriage they moved to a farm in Audubon township, where they lived many years. They resided eight years in Omaha, after which they returned to the farm. Following the death ofher husband, eight years ago, she moved to Anita.
Five children are left to mourn. They are Joseph and Edward Klemish of Audubon county; Frank Klemish of near Anita; Mrs. W. H. Baylor of Regina, Canada, and Miss Martha Klemish, who lived with her mother. There are also seven grand-children; a brother, Herman Staffenbeal of Victor, la., and a sister Mrs. Pauline Henick of Audubon county.
(Obit provided by Ken Akers)
Thomas Joseph Klemish (1855 - 1912)
Joseph Thomas Klemish (1879 - 1954)*
Martha Pauline Klemish Preston (1902 - 1956)*
Saint Johns Catholic Cemetery
Maintained by: Sue Pittman McPeak
Originally Created by: FLH
Record added: Dec 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23544503
Rest In Heavenly Peace Great Grandmother Sophia. Lineage: son Joseph (grandfather) to Thelma Irene Klemish Pittman (mother) to Sandra Sue Pittman McPeak.|
Sue Pittman McPeak
Added: Jan. 12, 2014