Beverly Klipfel Obituary (2021) – St. Louis, MO
Klipfel, Beverly Jane
(née Schmidt) was born September 9, 1946 in Columbia, MO, to James and Helen Schmidt. She passed away on Thursday, September 16, 2021, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.
Beverly was married on December 21, 1968 to Glenn Klipfel at the Newman Center in Columbia, MO.
Beverly received her nursing degree in Columbia, MO. After marriage, she worked at Nazareth Home for Nuns and Shrine’s Hospital for Children. Beverly was a caring person, who loved to share her creative skills and nursing skills with those in need.
Beverly and Glenn have maintained lasting friendships throughout their married life. Beverly loved to entertain and was well known for her ability to organize “rocking” bus trips to the wine country or a night out to watch the Christmas lights. New Years Eve and Super Bowl Sunday have been dates with beloved friends for many years.
Beverly was predeceased by her parents, son Casey, sister Debbie Cupp, niece Audrey Cupp and sister-in-law Beverly Schmidt.
She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Glenn; his son Chuck and his fiancee Cindy Huelsman and his granddaughter Rosie; brother Jimmy Schmidt and brother-in-law James Cupp.
Beverly was also the beloved sister-in-law of Judy (late Victor) Frentzel, Bernadette (late Larry) Livingston, Ron (Kathleen) Klipfel, Jerome (Cathy) Klipfel, Pete (Darlene) Klipfel, Donna (Jerry) Conklin, David (Kathy) Klipfel, Angie Klipfel, Pat (Kathy) Klipfel and several cherished nieces and nephews.
Some people come into our lives and leave quickly, others leave their mark on our hearts and we are never the same again.
Services: Funeral at KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Tuesday, September 21, 10:30 a.m. at the Catholic Church of St. Elizabeth of Hungary for mass at 11:00 a.m. Burial Cemetery of the resurrection. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Scott Gallagher Living Legacy Fund in memory of Casey Klipfel. Visits on Monday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Posted by St. Louis Post-Dispatch on September 19, 2021.