Clara Kieper

Clara Ernestine (Krueger) Kieper, age 93, formerly of Brillion, died Sunday, July 21, 2013, at the Chilton Care Center.

Clara was born on September 2, 1919, in Collins, daughter of the late Theodore Robert and Anna Emily (Haberman) Krueger. She was baptized, educated and confirmed at St. Peters Lutheran Church, Collins. She married Raymond Michael Kieper on August 19, 1944. He preceded her in death on January 28, 1997. Clara and Ray were a beautiful couple that loved to dance and share their time with their grandchildren. Clara also gave her time to the family business as bookkeeper/secretary for Northside Concrete Works in Brillion. She and Raymond were residents of Brillion their entire fifty plus years together. They were proud members of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, in Brillion, living a Christian life and loving the Lord.

Clara is survived by one daughter Germaine "Gerry" Schwoerer and her husband, Randall K. Schwoerer of Sheboygan, WI; granddaughter: Gwenn "Wendy" M. Bruse and her husband Darrin of St. Louis Park, MN and their daughters, Olivia and Joanna, granddaughter: Rhonda C.S. Schwoerer of Mound, MN, grandson: Aaron C.F. Schwoerer and his wife, Sheryl Lee of Encino, CA.

She was preceded in death by her grandson: Jonathan Raymond J Schwoerer; two sets of twin brothers: Adolph and Otto and Alfred and Alvin, brothers: Rueben, Bennie, and Ernest; and Clara's twin brother: Harvey.

Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 25, 2013 at the Wieting Funeral Home in Brillion. Officiating at the service will be Rev. Ross Henzi. Burial will take place in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Brillion.

Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday morning from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11 a.m.

Online condolences may be made at www.wieting-funeralhome.com

Memorials may be made to: Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Brillion.


Published in Sheboygan Press on July 23, 2013