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 Robert Arthur “Bob” Klopfer

Robert Arthur “Bob” Klopfer

Birth
Verdel, Knox County, Nebraska, USA
Death 6 Nov 2006 (aged 77)
Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois, USA
Burial Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 17308676 · View Source
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Robert Arthur Klopfer, 77, of Jacksonville, died Monday, November 6, 2006, at Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville. He was born December 11, 1928, in Verdel, Nebraska, the son of Arthur and Helen Mock Klopfer. He married Florecia L. Dobson on October 4, 1948, in Jacksonville, and she survives. He is also survived by two daughters, Judith (husband, Michael) Boston and Tina Klopfer, both of Jacksonville; five grandchildren, Karla (husband, Greg) Cave, Crystal (husband, Bob) Myers, Trina (husband, Heath) Baldwin, and Miranda Klopfer, all of Jacksonville, and Cynthia Boston of Scottsdale, Arizona; five great-grandchildren, his mother, Helen Klopfer Logsdon of Meredosia; two sisters, Lois (husband, Darold) VanHyning and Bonnie Sullinger, both of Meredosia; and two brothers, Ernest Klopfer and Francis (wife, Martha) Klopfer, both of Meredosia. He was preceded in death by two sons, Robert E. Klopfer and Michael A. Klopfer; and one infant brother, Richard Klopfer. Mr. Klopfer was a custodian for Jacksonville School District 117 for 22 years. Earlier in life he had worked at J. Capps and Sons and Larson's and Olson's Cleaners. He was a self-taught guitarist and played round and square dances in Yatesville for many years. Mr. Klopfer was known as a prankster. He enjoyed deer and rabbit hunting and fishing. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, November 10, 2006, at Williamson Funeral Home in Jacksonville, with burial at East Cemetery.


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  • Created by: JLM
  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17308676
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Arthur “Bob” Klopfer (11 Dec 1928–6 Nov 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17308676, citing Jacksonville East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by JLM (contributor 46860487) .