|Birth: ||May 3, 1883|
|Death: ||Oct. 22, 1959|
Bedford Times-Press, Thursday October 29, 1959 p. 4
Mrs. L. C. Klopp Died Here Thursday
Mrs. L. [eslie] C. [arroll] Klopp, a native of Bedford and a resident here all of her life, died Thursday, October 22 after a lingering illness.
Funeral services were held at the First Baptist church Sunday afternoon, Oct. 25, conducted by her pastor, Rev. Colvin Caughey. Burial in Fairview cemetery.
Effie Elizabeth Wieser, daughter of Elizabeth and Gideon Wieser, was born May 3, 1883 in Bedford and passed away at the age of 76 years, five months, 19 days.
On June 1, 1904 she was married to Leslie Carroll Klopp of Bedford and they had since made their home here. Four children were born to them: Edward Wieser Klopp of Correctionville, Iowa; Alvin Leslie Klopp, Corning; Eva Josephine Horttor, Blue Mound, Kansas; Lola Lenore Ernsting, Irving, Texas.
She is survived by her husband and the four children; three sisters, Mrs. C. A. (Mayme) Bishop of Kansas City, Mrs. Grace Buchanan of Charlotte, N. C., Mrs. Lillie Remington of San Diego, Calif.; nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters and four brothers. They were Mrs. Katie McBurney, Mrs. Lottie Risser, Mrs. Pearl Henry, Charles Wieser, Victor Wieser, Albert Wieser and William Wieser.
At the age of 15, in 1894, she was baptized and became a member of the First Baptist church of Bedford. She was an active member of the church for over 60 years having taught a Sunday school class, acted as superintendent of the primary department for a number of years, and always helped in the various women's groups of the church. She was a member of Golden Rule Rebekah Lodge of Bedford for over 50 years and was a Past Noble Grand of that order.
Gideon Wieser (1845 - 1913)
Elizabeth Ann Hirsch Wieser (1852 - 1935)
Leslie Carroll Klopp (1880 - 1967)*
Alvin Leslie Klopp (1906 - 2002)*
Effie Elizabeth Wieser Klopp (1883 - 1959)
Mayme Myrtle Wieser Bishop (1887 - 1971)*
Charles Edward Wieser (1894 - 1935)*
Created by: Cindy Baldogo
Record added: Feb 10, 2010
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