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Census 1860 taken 10 Jun Plymouth Marshall Indiana
1      John Klinghammer, , m, , age 36 born France
2      Magdaleine Klinghammer, , f, , age 36 born France
3      Margaret Boule, , f, , age 8 born France 

Michael Klinghammer married 01 Nov.1857 Marshall, Indiana to Catarine Herrscher
Source: County Court Records Film reference number: 1651768 - 1651771

Census 1860 taken 7 Jun Plymouth Marshall Indiana ED SD page
15    Michael Klinghammer, , m, , age 33 born France  remarks -/100
16    Catarina Klinghammer, , f, , age 33 born France

 Census 1880 taken 10 Jun Plymouth Marshall Indiana ED 106 SD 5 page 16
17    M Klinghammer, head, m, m, age 55 born France Father born France mother born France
18    Catherine Klinghammer, wife, f, m, age 56 born France Father born France mother born France
19    Lena Klinghammer, daughter, f, s, age 18 born Indiana Father born France mother born France

Lena Klinghammer married 09 Nov. 1880 Marshall, Indiana to Peter Ulrich
Source: County Court Records Film reference number: 1651768 - 1651771

 Census 1900 taken 4 Jun Center Plymouth City Marshall Indiana ED 78 SD 13 page 3b
71    Cath? Klinghammer, head, f, w, age 76 born Germany Father born Germany mother born Germany children 0 alive 0

Census 1900 taken 17 Jun Grant Auston Indiana ED 74 SD 10 page 11b
51    Peter Clinkhammer, head, , m, age 30 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland immig. 1892 yrs married 8
52    Henrietta Clinkhammer, wife, , m, age 29 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland yrs married 8 children 3 alive 3
53    Garrett Clinkhammer, son, , , age 6 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland
54    John Clinkhammer, son, , , age 3 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland
55    William Clinkhammer, son, , , age 2 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland

Census 1910 taken 23 Apr Prairie White Indiana ED 217 SD 10 page 4a
28            Peter Klinkhamer, head, m, m1, age 42 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland immigrated 1892 remarks naturalized yrs married17
29            Henrietta Klinkhamer, Wife, f, m1,
age 39 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland   yrs married17 children born5 still alive 5
30            Garrot Klinkhamer, son, m, s,
age 16 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland
31            Johnie Klinkhamer, son, m, s,
age 13 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland
32            Willie Klinkhamer, son, m, s,
age 12 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland
33            Nellie Klinkhamer, daughter, f, s,
age 4 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland
34            Andrew Klinkhamer, son, m, s,
age 1 7/12 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland

Census 1920 taken 6 Jan Prairie White Indiana ED 226 SD 12 page 3b
88            Pete Klinkhammer, head, m, m, age 50 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland immigrated unk
89            Henrietta Klinkhammer, wife, f, m, age 49 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland immigrated unk
90            Nellie Klinkhammer, daughter, f, s, age 14 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 
91            Andrew Klinkhammer, son, m, s, age 11 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 

Census 1920 taken 6 Jan Prairie White Indiana ED 226 SD 12 page 3b
56            Ja. Klinkhammer, head, m, m, age 29 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland 
57            Mable Klinkhammer, wife, f, m, age 24 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 
58            Louise Klinkhammer, daughter, f, s, age 3 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 

Census 1930 taken 7 Apr Prairie White Indiana ED 91-12 SD 1 page 3B
67  John G Klinkhamer, Head, m, m, age 35 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland  age 1st marr. 20
68  Mabel Klinkhamer, Wife, f, m, age 34 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana  age 1st marr. 20
69  Louise Klinkhamer, Daughter, f, s, age 13 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana
70  Garrott Klinkhamer, Son, m, s, age 9 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana
71  Luella Klinkhamer, Daughter, f, s, age 7 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana

Census 1920 taken 4 Feb Tippecanoe Tippecanoe Indiana ED 191 SD 86 page 5B
86            Garret Klinkhamer, head, m, m, age 26 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland 
87            Edna D Klinkhamer, wife, f, m, age 24 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 
88            Melvin Klinkhamer, son, m, s, age 3 3/4 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 

Census 1930 taken 4 Apr Big Creek White Indiana ED 91-2 SD 1 page 2A
1  Guy Klinkhammer, Head, m, m, age 36 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland  age 1st marr. 22
2  Edwa Klinkhammer, Wife, f, m, age 34 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana  age 1st marr. 20
3  Meloin G Klinkhammer, Son, m, s, age 13 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana
4  Anna P Klinkhammer, Daughter, f, s, age 9 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana
5  Rosemary Klinkhammer, Daughter, f, s, age 3 2/12 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana

 

Census 1900 taken 13 Jun Prairie White Indiana ED 134 SD 10 page 4b
43    Garrath Klinkhammer, head, , m, age 37 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland immig. 1892 yrs married 16
44    Henriette Klinkhammer, wife, , m, age 37 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland yrs married 16 children 2 alive 2
45    Flora Klinkhammer, daughter, , , age 14 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland
46    John Klinkhammer, son, , , age 5 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland

Census 1910 taken 29 Apr Prairie White Indiana ED 217 SD 10 page 6b
75            Garret Klinkhammer, head, m, m, age 47 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland   yrs married25
76            Henrietta Klinkhammer, wife, f, m,
age 47 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland   yrs married25 children born2 still alive 2
77            John P Klinkhammer, son, m, s,
age 15 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland

Census 1920 taken 6 Jan Prairie White Indiana ED 226 SD 12 page 3A
50            Garret Klinkhammer, head, m, m, age 56 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland immigrated unk
51            Henrietta Klinkhammer, wife, f, m, age 55 born Holland Father born Holland mother born Holland immigrated unk

Census 1920 taken 6 Jan Prairie White Indiana ED 226 SD 12 page 3b
85            John P Klinkhammer, head, m, m, age 23 born Indiana Father born Holland mother born Holland 
86            Estelle Klinkhammer, wife, f, m, age 22 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 
87            Herbert Klinkhammer, son, m, s, age 1 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 

Census 1930 taken 2 Apr Prairie White Indiana ED 91-12 SD 1 page 1B
87  John P Klinkhamer, Head, m, m, age 33 born Illinois Father born Holland mother born Holland  age 1st marr. 21
88  Stella Klinkhamer, Wife, f, m, age 33 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana  age 1st marr. 21
89  Herbert Klinkhamer, Son, m, s, age 11 born Indiana Father born Illinois mother born Indiana
90  Ruth Klinkhamer, Daughter, f, s, age 7 born Indiana Father born Illinois mother born Indiana

John Klinghammer married: Apr. 07, 1874 in Marshall, Indiana to Lena Hardt
Source: County Court Records Film reference number: 1651768 - 1651771

 Census 1900 taken 1 Jun Portage St Joseph Indiana ED 131 SD 13 page 2a
44    Mrs John Klinghammer, head, , , age 44 born France Father born Watteln Alsace mother born Alsace children 7 alive 7
45    Hannah Klinghammer, daughter, , , age 24 born Indiana Father born Alsace mother born France
46    John Klinghammer, son, , , age 21 born Indiana Father born Alsace mother born France
47    Letta Klinghammer, daughter, , , age 20 born Indiana Father born Alsace mother born France
48    Lell? Klinghammer, daughter, , , age 18 born Indiana Father born Alsace mother born France
49    George Klinghammer, son, , , age 17 born Indiana Father born Alsace mother born France
50    Maude Klinghammer, daughter, , , age 15 born Indiana Father born Alsace mother born France
51    Bessie Klinghammer, daughter, , , age 12 born Indiana Father born Alsace mother born France

 Census 1910 taken 25 Apr PortageSouth Bend City ward 7 St Josephs Indiana ED 189 SD 18 page 9b
64            Lena Klinghammer, head, f, w, age 59 born Germany Father born Germany mother born Germany   yrs married38 children born7 still alive 7
65            Letta E Klinghammer, daughter, f, s,
age 28 born Indiana Father born Germany mother born Germany
66            John R Klinghammer, son, m, s,
age 32 born Indiana Father born Germany mother born Germany
67            Laura E Klinghammer, daughter, f, s,
age 25 born Indiana Father born Germany mother born Germany
68            George H Klinghammer, son, m, s,
age 26 born Indiana Father born Germany mother born Germany
69            Maud F Klinghammer, daughter, f, s,
age 24 born Indiana Father born Germany mother born Germany

Census 1920 taken 7 Jan South Bend St. Joseph Indiana ED 252 SD 13 page 5b
99            Bess M Buss, head, f, w, age 31 born Indiana Father born Germany mother born Germany 
100          Ester Buss, daughter, f, s, age 7 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 
1              John Buss, son, m, s, age 5 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 
2              Franklin Buss, son, m, s, age 3 4/12 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 
3              Laura Klinghammer, sister, f, s, age 37 born Indiana Father born Germany mother born Germany 
4              Maud Klinghammer, sister, f, s, age 35 born Indiana Father born Germany mother born Germany 

 Census 1920 taken 14 Jan South Bend St. Joseph Indiana ED 254 SD 13 page 13A
1              Frank E Shambleau, head, m, m, age 39 born Canada Father born Canada mother born Canada immigrated 1895 remarks nat 1898
2              Letta Shambleau, wife, f, m, age 40 born Indiana Father born Alsace / Elsaß mother born Alsace / Elsaß 
3              Phyllis Shambleau, daughter, f, s, age 16 born Michigan Father born Canada mother born Indiana 
4              Magdelene Klinghammer, mother in law, f, w, age 65 born Alsace / Elsaß Father born Alsace / Elsaß mother born Alsace / Elsaß immigrated 1862

Census 1920 taken 6 - 7 Jan South Bend St. Joseph Indiana ED 262 SD 13 page 4A
42            George Klinghammer, head, m, m, age 36 born Indiana Father born Germany mother born Alsace Lorain 
43            Florence Klinghammer, wife, f, m, age 30 born Indiana Father born Germany mother born Germany 
44            Marie Klinghammer, daughter, f, s, age 7 4/12 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 

Census 1920 taken 6 Jan Prairie White Indiana ED 226 SD 12 page 3b
92            William Klinkhammer, head, m, m, age 21 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 
93            Jennie Klinkhammer, wife, f, m, age 20 born Indiana Father born Indiana mother born Indiana 

shipname                Port of Debarkation:                    arr. day    arr. month      arr. year
name                                age         ca born  gender   occ     country     
Residence       martial status    
comments

SS Pennsylvania                 Hamburg Germany                        16   Feb  1914
Klinghammer       Oskar         35       1879     m        Mitweider      German     Kemnitz, Germany    m           
born Frankenberg Germany never been in USA before, Cousin R Pumpol Lafayette 1323 Ft Wayne  
Amerika                               Hamburg, Germany                        18  May  1914
Klinghammer        Marie         34       1880      f                               German    Chanwitz, Germany  m    
going to Fort Wayne Ind to husband O Klinghammer
born Frankenberg Germany, 
nearest rel in Germany K Klinghammer Frankenberg Fabrikstr
Klinghammer        Helene      15        1899      f        Daughter         German   Chanwitz, Germany    s
 born Frankenberg
Germany
Hansa                                  Hamburg, Germany                        25  Mar 1923
Klinghammer        Oskar       43            1880        m             343 Wayne st W Fort Wayne Ind       
Us pass 123936 issued
6 Mar 1922 Washington
Klinghammer        Marie        43            1880                                                 Fort Wayne, Ind. 

Census 1920 taken 5-6 Jan Fort Wayne Allen Indiana ED 48 SD 12 page 4A
23            Oscar Klinghammer, head, m, m, age 42 born Saxony German Father born Saxony German mother born Saxony German immigrated 1914
24            Marie Klinghammer, Wife, f, m, age 41 born Saxony German Father born Saxony German mother born Saxony German immigrated 1914
25            Helen Klinghammer, daughter, f, s, age 20 born Saxony German Father born Saxony German mother born Saxony German immigrated 1914
 

This family was in New York by 1930

 

Database = Saint Joseph Co, IN Marriage Index 1927-1954

Wilma KLINKHAMER
Spouse: Ralph H Taylor
Date: 9 May 1937
B/G: Bride
Source: Book:100 Page:263
Record #: license date 1937/05/08
County and State: St Joseph Co. IN

George Jr KLINGHAMMER
Spouse: Irene Theresa HORVATH
Date:
1 Nov 1941
B/G: Groom
Source: Book:126 Page:468
Record #: license date 1941/11/01
County and State: St Joseph Co. IN

Marie F KLINGHAMMER
Spouse: Harold R Smith
Date:
6 Nov 1937
B/G: Bride
Source: Book:105 Page:141
Record #: license date 1937/11/06
County and State: St Joseph Co. IN

Maud KLINGHAMMER
Spouse: Eugene Whitman
Date:
29 Aug 1926
B/G: Bride
Source: Book:038 Page:531
Record #: license date 1926/08/28
County and State: St Joseph Co. IN

 

Anna Pearl Buntin nee KLINKHAMMER -31 Jan 1921 Ind-27 Jan 2004.Brookston Ind.

Par: Guy and Edna Deckard KLINKHAMER

Married 23 Mar 1941 to Karl Buntin

SSDI: Anna Pearl Buntin 31 Jan 1921 27 Jan 2004 Brookston, White, Indiana Indiana (1969 ) 307-62-4025

Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN) - January 29, 2004
BROOKSTON - Anna Pearl KLINKHAMMER Buntin, 82, of Brookston, died at 5:37 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2004 in St. Mary Healthcare Center, Lafayette. Born Jan. 31, 1921, in Tippecanoe County, she was a 1939 graduate of Brookston High School. Her marriage was to Karl Buntin on March 23, 1941 in Lafayette. He survives. Mrs. Buntin was a homemaker. She was a member of Badger Grove Community Baptist Church. She enjoyed bird watching, Purdue University basketball and flowers.
Surviving with her husband are children, Beverly Sheets (husband: Ed) of Monticello, Barbara DeLong (husband: Gary) of Battle Ground, Jack Buntin (wife: Karla) of Wolcott and Jim Buntin (wife: Jamie) of Brookston; and a sister, Rosemary Chamberlain (husband: Don) of Chalmers.
BUNTIN, Anna P. 
Friends may call 4-8 p.m. today, Jan. 29, 2004, in Hartzler-Clapper Funeral Home, Brookston. Services there 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 30, 2004, Pastor Bob Stokes officiating. Interment to follow in Tippecanoe Memory Gardens Cemetery, West Lafayette. Nine grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren also survive. Preceding her in death is a brother Melvin KLINKHAMMER. Memorials may be made in her honor to the Badger Grove Community Baptist Church.
Journal and Courier (Lafayette,
IN)

Anton (Anson) KLINGHAMMER-Jul 1909 Fort Wayne Indiana

Fort Wayne Indiana, The Fort Wayne Sentinel 21 July 1909
Burned to death in stable.
South Bend Ind- July 16-Anson KLINGHAMMER is believed to have been burned to death in a fire which destroyed the stable of Thomas Bless, at Mishawaka this morning. Four Horses died in the fire

George H. Klinghammer -27 mar 1921-6 Nov 1998

George H. Klinghammer 27 Mar 1921 6 Nov 1998 South Bend, St Joseph, Indiana Indiana (Before 1951 ) 312-16-7082 

South Bend Tribune -- November 8, 1998 ST JOSEPH COUNTY DEATH NOTICES
George H. Klinghammer
March 27, 1921-Nov. 6, 1998
SOUTH BEND -- George H. Klinghammer, 77, of Brick Road, died Friday in Hospice House of St. Joseph County. Survivors include a daughter, Sharon Walker of South Bend; and three sons, George, Dale and Kurtis, all of Denver. Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday in Chapel Hill Funeral Home, Osceola, where friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday.

Goldie L. Underhill nee Felix13 Oct 1921 Ind-10 Dec 2002

Married 4 Jun 1939  Garrot W KLINKHAMER + 9 May 1950

married 2nd 2 Sep 1951 Kenneth F Underhill + 26 Nov 1999

Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN) - December 12, 2002
DELPHI - Goldie L. Underhill, 81, formerly of Delphi, died Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2002, in St. Elizabeth Ann Seaton Hospital, Carmel.
Born Oct. 13, 1921, in Tippecanoe County, she attended Brookston schools. She married Garrott W. KLINKHAMER in Fowler on June 4, 1939. He died May 9, 1950. She later married Kenneth F. Underhill in Delphi on Sept. 2, 1951. He died Nov. 26, 1999.
Mrs. Underhill had worked for Andovers in Lafayette. From 1960 to 1974, she worked at Centralab in West Lafayette. She had also worked at the Dog & Suds in Delphi. She was a member of the former Lutheran Church in Colburn. She enjoyed NASCAR.
Surviving are a son, Edward L. KLINKHAMER (wife: Glenda) of Logansport and two sisters, Annabelle Frick and Ruth Woolridge, both of Delphi.

Goldie L.Underhill 2002
 Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN) - December 12, 2002
UNDERHILL, Goldie L.  Calling 4-7 p.m. today, Dec. 12, 2002, in Davidson Funeral Home, Delphi. Services there 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 13, 2002, the Rev. Ellis Gasser. Interment Lutheran Cemetery, Colburn. Survivors include 2 grandsons, Edward KLINKHAMER Jr. and Ted KLINKHAMER, both of Logansport 3 stepgrandchildren 7 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Sylvia Riggle Felix a brother, Joseph Felix and a sister, Gladys Rodenbarger. Memorial contributions: American Heart Association or Jerry's Kids.

Goldie O. KLINKHAMER nee Warner-11 Mar 1923-12 Jul 1998

Married 12 Dec 1942 Herbert 'Herb' KLINKHAMER + March 23, 1986

Goldie O. Klinkhamer 11 Mar 1923 12 Jul 1998 Delphi, Carroll, Indiana Indiana (Before 1951 ) 312-20-0854 

The Prairie Review and The News and Review
7/15/98
Goldie 0. (Warner) KLINKHAMER, 75, Blackberry Lane, Delphi. died Sunday. July 12. at 2:45 am. in home Hospital. Lafayette.
She had been hospitalized on July 6. She suffered a stroke on May 31st 1998.
She was born March 11, I923. to Marley E. and Goldie Marie Downs Warner, in Brookston. She was married Dec. 12, 1942, to Herbert 'Herb' KLINKHAMER and he died March 23, 1986.
She had lived in Delphi since 1994, coming from Brookston and Monticello.
She was a 1941 graduate of Brookston High School.
She was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church, Delphi.
Survivors are three sons, Wayne KLINKHAMER, Crown point; Harold KLINKHAMER, Delphi and Gary KLINKHAMER, Lafayette; two stepbrothers, Jesse Balkema, Brookston and William Balkema, Romney;p six grandchildren and one great granddaughter. A stepbrother is deceased.
Funeral services were conducted today, Wednesday, July 15, at Hartzler Funeral Home, Brookston with pastor William Glenn officiating.
Burial was in Chalmers Community Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to the First Baptist Church of Delphi or the First Baptist Church of Monticello.

Louise H. Ward nee KLINKHAMER-29 Jul 1916-4 May 1998

Par: John and Mable (Buskirk) KLINKHAMER

Married 1 May 1933 Robert E. Ward

5/6/98

The Prairie Review and The News and Review
Louise H. (KLINKHAMER) Ward, 81, Monticello, formerly of Wolcott, died Monday, May 4, at Twin Lakes Village in Monticello. She had been a resident there since 1994.
She was born July 29, 1916, to John and Mable Buskirk KLINKHAMER near Badger Grove in Prairie Township in White County.
She was married May 1,1933, to Robert E. Ward, in Rensselaer. He survives.
She was a member of the Wolcott Baptist Church and had worked at the Indiana Ribbon Factory for 10 years and at Tn-County School Corp. for 13 years.
Surviving along with her husband are 6 sons and 3 daughters; Robert Ward, Jr., Monticello; Charles Ward, Monon; Donald Ward, Monticello; Fred Ward, Chalmers; Joe Ward, Monticello; Rick Ward, Massachusetts; Mrs. Dick (Ella) Bulington, Kentland; Mrs. Robert (Judy) Waymouth, of Walton and Mrs. Ed (Joan) Mitchell, Monticello. A sister, Mrs. Louella Blackwell also survives.
She had 23 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren and 9 step-grandchildren.
A brother, son and great grandchild preceded her in death.
Funeral services will be Thursday, May 7 at 2 p.m. in Hartzler Funeral home, Brookston with Rev David Vanarnan officiating.
Burial will he in Meadow Lake Cemetery.
Friends may call at Hartzler Funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, May 6th.
Memorials may be given to Wolcott Baptist Church or your favorite charity.

Melvin G. KLINKHAMER-20 Sep 1916-21 Oct 1995

Par: Guy and Edna Deckard KLINKHAMER

married Jan. 23, 1943, to Jean M. Pasek

Melvin G. Klinkhamer 20 Sep 1916 21 Oct 1995 Monticello, White, Indiana Indiana (1955-1956 ) 306-40-5379 

10/26/95

The Prairie Review and The News and Review
Melvin G. KLINKHAMER, 79, Monticello, died Saturday, Oct. 21, at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. He had been in failing health for the last five years.
He was born Sept. 20, 1916, to Guy and Edna Deckard KLINKHAMER, in Round Grove. He was married Jan. 23, 1943, to Jean M. Pasek, in Marinette, Wisconsin, and she survives.
He attended Chalmers Schools.
He lived most of his life in the Monticello area and farmed for 30 years before retiring in 1977.
He drove a school bus for 25 years for the Twin Lakes School Corporation.
He was a World War II Army veteran serving in the Pacific Theater. He was one of the first group of recruits to be drafted in January, 1941, from Monticello.
He was a member of the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, Holy Name Society at the church and he was a member of the Knights of Columbus, all of Monticello.
He was a former member of the American Legion and Moose Lodge, both of Monticello.
Surviving with his wife are two daughters, Mrs. Borje (Judie K.) Servin, Tyringe, Sweden and Diana L. Graham, Anaheim, California; a son, Daniel, Battle Ground; a grandson Jeff, Lafayette; and two sisters, Mrs. Carl (Anna Pearl) Buntin, Brookston and Mrs. Don (Rosemary) Chamberlain, Chalmers.
The funeral was Wednesday at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, with Rev. James Goodrum and Rev. Robert Fosselman officiating.
Burial was in IOOF Riverview Cemetery with military rites.
Voorhis-Draper Funeral Home, Monticello was in charge of arrangements.

Robert E. Ward-17 Jan 1910-15 Sept 1999

Parents: Silas and Blanche Brewer Ward

married 1 May 1933 Louise H KLINKHAMMER + 4 May 1998

The Prairie Review and The News and Review, its successor, Monon, IN
9/22/99
Robert E. Ward, 89, formerly of Monticello, died Wednesday, Sept. 15, at Twin Lakes Village, Monticello, where he had resided since August 1996. He was born Jan. 17, 1910, to Silas and Blanche Brewer Ward, in Delphi. He was married May 1, 1933, to Louise H. KLINKHAMMER in Rensselaer. She died May 4, 1998. He had lived in Monticello since April 1992, moving there from the Wolcott area, where he lived from 1957-92. He retired from farming in 1970. He worked for the Tri-County School Corp. from 1970-75. He was a member of Wolcott Baptist Church.
Surviving are six sons, Robert Jr., Donald and Joe, all of Monticello; Charles of Monon, Fred of Chalmers and Rick of Leyden, Mass.; three daughters, Mrs. Dick (Ella) Bulington of Kentland, Mrs. Robert (Judy) Waymouth of Walton and Mrs. Ed (Joan) Mitchell of Monticello; a brother, Charles of Texas; 23 grandchildren; 29 great grandchildren; nine step grandchildren and a stepgreat grandchild.
A son, John, four brothers, three sisters and a great grandchild are deceased.
Funeral services were Saturday at Hartzler Funeral Home, Brookston.
Burial was in Meadow Lake Cemetery, south of Wolcott.
Memorials may be given to the Council on Aging.

Ruth Marie Klinkhamer nee Hartman-19 Nov 1911-11 Apr 1997

Married Feb. 12, 1933 to Andrew Klinkhamer in Brookston, and he died Sept. 5, 1996

Parents: Marcellus and Laura Stewart Hartman

Ruth Klinkhamer 19 Nov 1911 11 Apr 1997 Brookston, White, Indiana Indiana (1956-1957 ) 317-40-3667 

The Prairie Review and The News and Review
4/16/97
Ruth Klinkhamer
November 19, 1911 - April 11, 1997
Ruth Marie Hartman Klinkhamer, 85, Brookston, died Friday, April 11, at 6 a.m., in St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center, Delphi. She was born Nov. 19, 1911, to Marcellus and Laura Stewart Hartman, in Brookston. She was married Feb. 12, 1933 to Andrew Klinkhamer in Brookston, and he died Sept. 5, 1996. She was a graduate of Brookston High School. She was a homemaker and a member of the Brookston Federated Church. Surviving are two sons, Robert C. Klinkhamer and Steven H. Klinkhamer; a daughter, Marcia K. Morehouse, all of Brookston; nine grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; three step grandchildren and two step great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a brother, a sister, an infant son and a grandson.
Funeral services were Monday at 11 a.m. in the Brookston Federated Church with the Rev. Dr. Lelan MeReynolds officiating.
Burial was in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Brookston.
Memorials may be given to the Brookston Federated Church.