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John H. Knepler

October 9, 1940 - May 26, 2015

John H. Knepler, 74, of New Berlin, died at 3:53, pm, Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at St. John’s Hospital. He was born October 9, 1940 in St. Louis, MO, to Henry and Beulah Wells Knepler. He married Beverlee G. Nation March 17, 1973 and she survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Todd Anthony (Diane) Knepler of Rome, GA and Kenneth John (Robin) Knepler of Moberly, MO; four grandchildren, Joey Knepler Drew, Jonathan, Chasey and Kaylee Knepler; one sister Beulah Ann Singleton of Coulterville, IL; and one brother Clarence Knepler of Carlinville.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Mischell R. Knepler and two brothers, Russell & Monty Knepler.

John was a member of Berlin Christian Church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding his motorcycle. He was a member of the Teamster’s Union.

He retired from Postal Service as a truck driver and had driven for Coca Cola and several other trucking companies.

Visitation: 10-11 am, Saturday, May 30, 2015 at Berlin Christian Church.

Funeral Service: 11 am, Saturday, May 30, 2015 at Berlin Christian Church with Pastor Warren Brosi officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Berlin Christin Church.

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, May 30, 2015

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Berlin Christian Church

Address:

2580 S. Wake Road, New Berlin, IL, 62670

(217) 488-6204 Map


Service Information

Date: Saturday, May 30, 2015

Time: 11:00 am

Berlin Christian Church

Address:

2580 S. Wake Road, New Berlin, IL, 62670

(217) 488-6204 Map


Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, May 30, 2015

Oak Ridge Cemetery

Address:

1441 Monument Ave
Springfield, IL 62702

(217) 789-2340 Map


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