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Warren “Red” Kloepping

Birth
Lexington, Dawson County, Nebraska, USA
Death 3 Jun 2013 (aged 90)
Cozad, Dawson County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Buffalo, Dawson County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 111811583 · View Source
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Warren "Red" Kloepping, age 90 of Cozad died Monday, June 3, 2013 at the Cozad Community Hospital in Cozad.

Graveside inurnment services with military honors will be held on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Buffalo Grove Cemetery, east of Cozad.

Red was born Oct. 6, 1922 at Lexington, to Burrell and Minnie (Pieper) Kloepping. He graduated from Lexington High School in 1939. In 1944, Red enlisted in the United States Army and proudly served our country until he was honorably discharged in 1946.

Red married Anna Jewell Williams on April 2, 1947 at Holdrege. This union was blessed with six children: Mary, Ross, Jon, Kris, Hans and Eric. Red worked for Monroe's in Cozad for 20 years.

He enjoyed spending time in his gardens and he was an avid reader. Red loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Red was a member of the Buffalo Grove Church and the American Legion. He was also a member of the Cozad Elks Lodge No. 2250, where he served as a charter member.

Survivors include his daughter, Mary Kloepping of Marshfield, Wisc.; five sons, Ross (Gloria) Kloepping of rural Lexington, Jon (Jann) Kloepping, Kris (Susan) Kloepping, Hans (Cheryl) Kloepping, all of Cozad and Eric (Lori) Kloepping of Gallatin, Mo.; 11 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren and one on the way and many other relatives and friends.

Red is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Anna Jewell in 2008; two brothers, Harold and Wilber and a sister, Verna Hall.

Berryman Funeral Home in Cozad is charge of arrangements.


Posted: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 Lexington Clipper-Herald


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  • Created by: GLG
  • Added: 5 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111811583
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Warren “Red” Kloepping (6 Oct 1922–3 Jun 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111811583, citing Buffalo Grove Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Buffalo, Dawson County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by GLG (contributor 46814593) .