October 25, 1939 - December 19, 2020
Elizabeth "Betty" L. Klump, 81, of Perryville, Missouri passed away Saturday, December 19, 2020 at her home in Perryville. She was born October 25, 1939 in Perryville, Missouri to John M. and Mary Lena (Schemel) Blechle. She and Leo Klump were married May 14, 1960 at The Assumption Shrine. He preceded her in death on February 28, 2012. Betty was a registered nurse graduating from the De Paul School of Nursing. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, St. Vincent Ladies Sodality, Knights of Columbus Council 1263 Auxiliary, St.Vincent Alumni Association and was instrumental with starting the St. Vincent Educational Foundation. Betty was a passionate supporter of the St. Vincent School Systems. She was co-owner of Pete and Leo's Sales and Service. She loved reading, knitting and being with her family. Betty was a loving wife and devoted mother, always opening her home and heart to others. Survivors include four daughters, Terri (Jim) Peck of Fort Mill, SC, Renee (Glen) Brueckner of Perryville, MO, Sue (Darren) Verseman of Perryville, MO and Sara (Jim) Hennemann of Perryville, MO; six sons, John (Dianne) Klump of Perryville, MO, Jamie (Angie) Klump of Owensboro, KY, Jeff (Michele) Klump of Friendswood, TX, Joe Klump of Perryville, MO, Steve (Andrea) Klump of Overland Park, KS and Matt (Amy) Klump of Farmington, MO; one sister, Margie (Wayne) Martin of Perryville, MO; and 29 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and Husband, Leo Klump. The family requests masks to be worn for all services and to please practice social distancing. Visitation will be Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Rosary Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at 10:00 am with the Funeral Mass at 11:00 am with the Rev. Joe Geders C.M. officiating. Burial will be at Mount Hope Cemetery in Perryville. Memorial contributions may be given to St. Vincent School Endowment or St. Vincent Educational Foundation. Online condolences may be made at www.fordandyoungfuneralhome.com. Ford and Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Elizabeth "Betty" L. Klump, 81, of Perryville, Missouri passed away Saturday, December 19, 2020 at her home in Perryville. She was born October 25, 1939 in Perryville, Missouri to John M. and Mary Lena (Schemel) Blechle. She and Leo Klump... View Obituary & Service Information
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