|Birth: ||May 7, 1817|
|Death: ||May 24, 1895|
Ropp - On the 24th of May, 1895, near Pekin, Tazewell Co, Ill, of cancer, Bro Jacob Ropp, aged 78 y, 17 d.
He leaves his wife and 9 children, 45 grand-children and many friends to mourn their loss.
He was buried on the 26th at the Union M H at Elmgrove. Funeral services by Joseph Buercky of Tiskilwa, and Isaac Miller of Tremont, Ill. Benj Berkey of Groveland, and John Schmitt, in German, and by V Strubhar of Washington, in English, from Phil 1:21. The funeral was one of the largest that ever occurred in this part of the country. Bro Ropp died in peace with God and man.
Herald of Truth
Vol XXXII, No 12
15 June 1895
Andreas Ropp (1776 - 1868)
Elizabeth Schlegel Ropp (1823 - 1901)*
Catherine Ropp Gerber (1843 - 1907)*
Josephine Ropp Litwiller (1844 - 1904)*
Moses D Ropp (1851 - 1913)*
Samuel D Ropp (1856 - 1891)*
Aaron D Ropp (1861 - 1904)*
Jacob Ropp (1817 - 1895)
John Ropp (1821 - 1890)*
Joseph Ropp (1823 - 1885)*
Created by: Linda T
Record added: Mar 16, 2008
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