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Loren Churchill Klopp

Born - March 22, 1898

Chicago, Cook County ,Illinois

Married - September 10, 1927

Died - September 14, 1961

Blair, Washington County, Nebraska

Buried - Blair Cemetery,

 Washington County, Nebraska





Wife - Isabel G. (McMonies) Klopp

Born - August 10, 1900 - Nebraska

Died - January 28, 1981

Buried - Blair, Washington County, Nebraska

 Washington County, Nebraska








McMonies - Klopp

Wedding Date

Set for September



Mr. and Mrs. L. E. McMonies of

Lyons have announced the approaching

marriage of their daughter,

Isabel to Loren Churchill Klopp

of Blair, son of Rev. and Mrs. John

Klopp of Stanton.


Miss McMonies

attended the University of Nebraska

and was graduated with Phi'

Beta Kappa honors. She is a member

of Chi Omega sorority and of

Mortar Board. The date of the

wedding, September 10, was announced

at a bridge luncheon given

on Wednesday by Mrs. Mathew

Pond at her home in Lyons.



The Lincoln State Journal


August 18, 1927










Will be Saturday for

Blair Business Woman



Funeral services have been set for Saturday

at 10:30 a.m., for Mrs. Isabel Klopp,

Owner/operator of the Klopp Jewelry Store

 in downtown Blair. Mrs. Klopp died

Wednesday morning, January 28,

 at the Blair Hospital. Mrs. Klopp had entered the

Hospital on Thursday, January 22 for surgery.


The funeral services will be held on Saturday,

 January 31, at the Congregational

Church at 18th and Colfax streets in Blair.

Burial will be in the Blair Cemetery.

Rev. John Fritzmeier will officiate and the

Campbell Funeral Home is in charge

of the arrangements.


Survivors include, son, Roger, a daughter-in-law Mary, and two granddaughters,

all from LeMars, Iowa. Also, surviving is a brother

 Edward McMonies of Lyons,

Nebraska, and three sisters. The sisters are;

 Mrs. Harold (Madge) Kemble of Fremont,

Mrs. John (Eloise) Cunningham of California

 and Mrs. Lowell (Eileen) Flud of


Mrs. Klopp grew up and attended school in

Lyons, Nebraska. In 1922, she graduated

from the University of Nebraska

with an English major.

 She was honored by membership

in Chi Omega Sorority, Mortar Board and

 Phi Beta Kappa. She taught English for

five years in Seward, Blair and Fremont.


On September 18, 1927, she was married to

 Loren Churchill Klopp, Blair jeweler,

Loren Klopp proceeded her in death in 1961.

Mrs. Klopp took over active operations

Of the jewelry store at that time.

Mrs. Klopp was active in the State Jewelers Association and served on its State Board.


Mrs. Klopp was noted for her book reviews

in many parts of the State. In Blair, she was active

 in the Congregational Church and served

 on the Board, Red Cross Board,

AAUW, PEO, Staff School Board member

 and Blair Public Library Board.

In 1979, Mrs. Klopp was given the

Community Service Award by Dana College.


Mrs. Klopp traveled extensively to many spots

 in the world. These include

the Orient, Europe, Caribbean Islands,

Central America and Mexico.


The Klopp Jewelry Store will be closed all day

Saturday in memory of Mrs. Klopp.

Memorials may be directed to the family.



The Enterprise

Blair, Nebraska


January 29, 1981






Step - Sister - Lorena Sarah (Churchill) Cole 

Born - December 28, 1885

Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa

Husband - Harold Andros Cole



Children From John J. Klopp's 1st Marriage



Step-Sister - Grace Beatrice (Klopp) Pryor

Born - July 31, 1886 - Illinois

Husband - Phillip "Lucius" Pryor



Step -Brother - Rev. Ward Kramer Klopp

Born - December 26,1891 

Fort Pierce, Florida

Wife - Lura Grace (Ackerman) Klopp



Children of John J. and Ida Mary (Bodey) Churchill Klopp



Sister - Ruth Emma Klopp

Born - May 28, 1895

Naperville, Illinois

Died - October 24, 1895

Naperville, Illinois


Brother - Dwight Bodey Klopp

Born - March 14,1897

Chicago, Illinois

Married - 1927/1928

Divorced - September 1936

Died - December 1963 - Iowa

Wife - Annabelle (Wheeler) Klopp

Born - 1904 - Texas


Brother - John Newell Klopp

Born - April 19, 1899/1900

Stanton, Stanton County,  Nebraska

Married - July 3, 1928\

Stanton, Stanton County, Nebraska

Died - July 1954

Buried - Oakland Cemetery, Fort Dodge,

Webster County, Iowa

Wife - Dorothy (Mutz) Klopp

Born - 1907 - Died - 1987

Buried - Oakland Cemetery, Fort Dodge,

Webster County, Iowa

On the 1930  Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa Census

John (29) is Living With his wife Dorothy (22) and their

Son John Jr., who is 4 Months Old.



Father  -  Rev. John James Klopp

 Mother - Ida Mary (Bodey) Churchill Klopp



Paternal Grandfather - Jonathan Klopp

Paternal Grandmother - Catherine Klopp



Maternal Grandfather - George Bodey

Maternal Grandmother - Sarah (Hoy) Bodey



Maternal Great Grandfather - Henry Hoy

Maternal Great Grandmother - Elizabeth Margaretha (Wiltrout) Hoy



  Maternal Great Great- Grandfather - Phillip (Heu) Hoy 

Maternal Great Great-Grandmother - Anna Maria (Gilbert) Hoy



Maternal Great Great-Great Grandfather -Johann Albrecht Albert Hoy

Maternal Great Great Great Grandmother - Susanna Snevely Hoy


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