Edward W. Klumpp, age 88, of Boca Raton Florida, formerly of Highland Beach, Florida, Moorestown and Cape May, New Jersey, beloved husband of Nancy M. Klumpp for 59 years, loving father of Susan K. Williams, Nancy K. Mellon, Cynthia K. Leach, Edward W. Klumpp, Jr., Stephanie K. Nardi and Amy Klumpp, proud Grandfather of fourteen grandchildren, passed away on Wednesday, October 2, 2013. Ed, a former Lt. Commander pilot for the US Navy 1943-1946 and later in the Active Reserve 1946-1985, graduate of University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School, BS Economics class of 1949, real estate investor and developer, owner of Willow Brook Country Club and Ski Mountain Recreation area. Ed was a long standing member of the Moorestown Rotary Club and a Paul Harris Fellow. He was preceded in death by his parents Gustav and Florence and his brothers Harry and Albert. A man of great integrity and a true gentleman, Ed enjoyed traveling the world with his wife, spending time with family and friends and watching the sunset every evening. He will be forever treasured in the hearts of all who loved him. A memorial service to be held at a later date. The family kindly asks in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to Our Lady of Good Counsel 42 West Main St., Moorestown, New Jersey 08057 or St Lucy Catholic Church, 3510 South Ocean Boulevard, Highland Beach, Florida 33487.
Published in Sun-Sentinel from Oct. 7 to Oct. 9, 2013