Dora June Klopp, age 93, of Lima passed away 5:50 p.m., Sunday, July 1, 2018 at her residence. She was born July 31, 1924 in Allen County to the late Thomas Verly and Velma Angeline Tressel Fleming. She married Robert William Klopp Sept. 18, 1942 and he preceded her in death April 22, 1982.
June graduated from Lima South and was a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church. She had been a volunteer at Lima Memorial Hospital and a member of the Auxiliary, Lima Senior Citizens, Arthritic Aquatics Class and Shawnee Bridge Club. She received the Book of Golden Deeds award in 2002 from the Lima Exchange Club.
Survivors include sons: Michael Gene (Marsha) Klopp, Daniel Lee (Janice) Klopp both of Lima, Todd William ‘Poke’ (Emily) Klopp of Ashburn, Virginia; a daughter: Sandra June Crumrine of Lima; 8 grandchildren: Shannon Crumrine, Benjamin (Bridgett) Klopp, Sarah (Robert) Blanke, Aaron Crumrine, Allison Neal, Ryan (Kelsey) Klopp, Olivia (Robert) Childress and Zane Klopp. She is survived by 11 great grandchildren: Gage Crumrine, Sam and Jack Blanke, Boston and Brynlee Neal, Landon, Hannah and Mia Prince, Esther Childress, Charlee and Beckett Klopp and a sister Jean Ann Swick of Lima.
June was preceded in death by a brother Joe Fleming and a sister Maxine Sweeny.
The family will receive friends 10 – noon Thursday, July 5 at St. Matthew Lutheran Church. The funeral will follow at noon with burial in St. Matthew Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Matthew Lutheran Church.