|Birth: ||Apr. 9, 1880|
|Death: ||Oct. 10, 1967|
Bedford Times-Press, Thursday October 19, 1967 p. 2
L. C. Klopp, 87, Rites Oct 13
Funeral services for Leslie Carroll Klopp, 87, long time Bedford resident, held October 13 at Shum-Novinger Funeral Home here, were conducted by Rev. Ollie Odle. Mr Klopp died October 10, 1967 in Pleasanton, Kansas. Interment was at Fairview Cemetery, Bedford.
Leslie Carroll Klopp, son of Benjamin and Emma Connor Klopp, was born April 9, 1880 in Montgomery county Iowa.
When a child he lived in Dakota Territory and then the family moved to Maryville, Missouri, later moving to Bedford, where he resided for the remainder of his life. He was employed by the Bedford Creamery and Cudahy Packing Company for 50 years.
He was united in marriage to Effie [Elizabeth] Wieser on June l, 1904 at Bedford. To this union four children were born.
He is survived by two sons, Edward [Wieser] of Grinnell and Alvin [Leslie] of Corning, two daughters, Mrs Eva [Josephine] Horttor, Blue Mound, Kansas and Mrs. Lola [Lenore] Ernsting, Irving, Texas; ten grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife Effie, in October of 1959, mother, father, five brothers and three sisters.
He was a member of the Bedford Baptist Church for 56 years and during this time he served as Deacon for 24 years, trustee and treasurer for 25 years, as Sunday School Superintendent, plus several other church offices. He loved his church and was active in it.
Benjamin Klopp (1837 - 1913)
Emma Caroline Conner Klopp (1851 - 1915)
Effie Elizabeth Wieser Klopp (1883 - 1959)
Alvin Leslie Klopp (1906 - 2002)*
Mellie K Klopp Fuller (1868 - 1947)*
Deloss Klopp (1870 - 1936)*
Leslie Carroll Klopp (1880 - 1967)
Lola Lenore Klopp (1891 - 1966)*
Created by: Cindy Baldogo
Record added: Feb 10, 2010
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