Maybeth A <I>Hekel</I> Knoop

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Maybeth A Hekel Knoop

  • Birth 11 Oct 1917 Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 26 Dec 2008 Cedar Falls, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
  • Burial Cedar Falls, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
  • Memorial ID 32455195

Maybeth A. Knoop, 91, of Cedar Falls died Friday, Dec. 26, at the Cedar Falls Lutheran Home.

She was born Oct. 11, 1917, in Waterloo, daughter of Alfred "A.S." and Edna Klein Hekel. She married Alvin J. Knoop on Jan. 10, 1940, in Waterloo. He died Dec. 25, 2003.

Mrs. Knoop graduated from Waterloo West High School, and worked as a bookkeeper with Fagen Electric.

Survived by: four sons, George (Becky) of Freeport, Ill., John (Barbara) of Waterloo, Charles (Linda) of Des Moines and Donald (Kathy) of Phoenix; three daughters, Judy (Millard) Bachman of Euless, Texas, Karen Knoop and Betsy (Steven) Minkel, both of Cedar Falls; 11 grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; five stepgreat-grandchildren; a brother, Gordon Hekel of Waterloo; and a sister, Lorna Wyckoff of Waterloo.

Preceded in death by: a grandchild; a great-grandchild; and a daughter-in-law, Elaine Knoop.

Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Trinity Lutheran Church, Waterloo, with burial in Cedar Valley Memorial Gardens, Cedar Falls. Public visitation from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday at Richardson Funeral Home.

Memorials: may be directed to the church.

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  • Maintained by: Louis
  • Originally Created by: Diane Zabel
  • Added: 28 Dec 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 32455195
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Maybeth A Hekel Knoop (11 Oct 1917–26 Dec 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32455195, citing Cedar Valley Memorial Gardens, Cedar Falls, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Louis (contributor 47156311) .