Fred Schopp

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May 21, 1936 – March 3, 2019

Funeral services for Fred Schopp, 82, longtime Athboy area rancher, were held Monday, March 11, 2019 at St. Luke’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lemmon with burial in Greenhill Cemetery at Lemmon.

Fred passed away at his home near Athboy on Sunday, March 3, 2019.

Fred Albert Schopp was born May 21, 1936 on the Schopp homestead near Athboy to John and Emilia (Janz) Schopp. He was born, lived his entire life, raised a family and passed from this life – all in the same house.

Fred graduated from elementary school and helped his parents on the family farm.

He married Beverly Becker on May 23, 1954. They began their life together on the Schopp Ranch, where they raised their six children: Laurie, Connie, Sherry, Janice, Raymond, and Kayleen.



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