Jacob Schipper

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Jacob Schipper

  • Birth 5 Aug 1897 Steen, Rock County, Minnesota, USA
  • Death 3 Jun 1989 Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA
  • Burial Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA
  • Plot SEC S LOT 107 GRV 4, 5, 6
  • Memorial ID 71458430

Jacob Schipper, son of Tillie Flessner Schipper and Ulfert Schipper, was born August 5, 1897 at Steen, Minnesota. As a small child he moved with his family to the Ben Clair - Rowena area. He grew up there and after his marriage to Magdalena Hartmann in Sioux Falls on April 13, 1920, they farmed in that area. They moved into Sioux Falls in 1937 and he worked as a self-employed painter until retiring.

Jacob was a member of Hope Lutheran Church, the Bergland Center for Seniors and A.A.R.P.

Grateful for having shared his life are 3 sons, Harold, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Robert, Fillmore, California and Willard, Lufkin, Texas; 2 daughters, Mrs. Harley (Eleanor) Atwood, Sioux Falls and Mrs. Henry (Lorraine) Raaen, Renner, South Dakota; 23 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren; his sister, Mrs. Grace Slieter, Hills, Minnesota; his sister-in-law, Mrs. Aurlette Schipper, Rock Rapids, Iowa; and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Magdalena, on Februarly 23, 1977; his parents; and 3 brothers, John, Henry and Fred.

Relatives and friends are invited to gather with the family at Hope Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall following the committal service.

JACOB SCHIPPER
408 S Sherman Ave
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Age; 91 years, 9 months, 28 days

FUNERAL SERVICE
1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 7, 1989
Hope Lutheran Church
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Rev. Noel Vold, Officiating
Pastor Ray Peterson, Vocalist
"In The Garden" ~ "One Day at a Time"
Congregational Hymn
"How Great Thou Art"
PALLBEARERS
James Schipper ~ Donald Schipper
Curt Phillips ~ Michael Carmody
Jeffery Raaen ~ Craig Raaen


Family Members


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  • Created by: Curt Phillips
  • Added: 16 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 71458430
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jacob Schipper (5 Aug 1897–3 Jun 1989), Find A Grave Memorial no. 71458430, citing Hills of Rest Memorial Park, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Curt Phillips (contributor 47145948) .