Clara Marie Knopick
 - 11/4/2004

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Clara Marie Knopick, age 79 of Columbus died Thursday; November 4, 2004 at the Beverly Health Care in Schuyler. Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. Monday; November 8, 2004 at St. Luke's Congregational - UCC in Columbus with Reverend Nancy Peebles officiating. Burial will be in the Roselawn Memorial Cemetery in Columbus. Visitation is 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Sunday at McKown Funeral Home. Visitation continues Monday morning from 9:30a.m. - 10:30 a.m. at the church with a family prayer service at 10:15 a.m.

Clara Marie Knopick was born June 27, 1925 in Creston, Nebraska to Walter and Rose (Schacher) Kiuntke. She attended country school and graduated from Kramer High School in 1944. On July 24, 1944 she was united in marriage to Paul Knopick at St. Lukes's Congregational Church in Columbus. Clara worked the night shift at the Columbus Manor for 19 years. She was a member of St. Luke's Congregational Church and active in the PTA, Cub Scouts and Webelos. Clara enjoyed camping with her husband, embroidery and ceramics.

She is survived by:

Daughter: Diane (Leander) Bower of Columbus, NE
Son: Paul (Rebecca) Knopick of Columbus, NE
Son: Kevin (Renne) Knopick of Columbus, NE
Daughter: Julie (Oliver) McAfee of Excelsior Springs, MO
Foster Son: Gary (Dorothy) Meays of Bellwood, NE
Sister: Elsie Beierle of Columbus, NE
Brother: Walter (Fern) Kiuntke of Columbus, NE
Six Grandchildren
Two Foster Grandchildren
Three Great Grandchildren
Two Foster Great Grandchildren

She was preceded by:

Husband: Paul Knopick
Father: Walter Kiuntke
Mother: Rose Kiuntke
Sister: Mila Anderson
Brother: Norman Kiuntke
Sister: Florence Leick
One Foster Granddaughter: Donna Meays

Memorials may be directed to St. Luke's Church or Beverly Health Care in Schuyler

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