Susan “Susie” Lynn Klopfenstein
Susan “Susie” Lynn Klopfenstein, 56, of Mt. Pleasant, died on Feb. 12, 2017, at her home.
The funeral service for Klopfenstein will be held on Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, at 2 p.m., at Elliott Chapel, with Rev. Kathleen Moore officiating. Inurnment will be at Burge Cemetery, in New London. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m., until the time of the service.
A memorial has been established to provide a bench at Burge Cemetery.
Klopfenstein was born on Oct. 8, 1960, in Burlington, the daughter of Terry and Janet Alma Edwards Kilbourn. She graduated from New London High School in 1978.
She worked in accounting at Lomont Molding and CECO Building Systems, both in Mt. Pleasant.
She was of the Methodist faith.
She enjoyed writing short stories, cooking, baking cookies, playing with her grandchildren and collecting toothpick holders.
Klopfenstein is survived by one daughter, Kelly (Matt) Reinhold, of Waukee; one son, Kyler (Casidi) Klopfenstein, of New London; her father and stepmother, Terry and Betty Kilbourn, of New London; four grandchildren; and two sisters, Sara (Jim) McClure, of Mt. Pleasant, and Ann (Randy) Augspurger, of Springfield, Ill.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Janet Morrison.