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Ruth Caroline (Koepp) Zietlow

January 23, 1915 ~ February 9, 1962 (age 47)

Ruth Caroline Zietlow passed away at her home in Tyro Township, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, Friday, February 9, 1962, at the age of 47 years, after a lingering illness.

Mrs. Zietlow was born the youngest daughter of the late George Koepp and his wife, Ida (Heintze) Koepp, on January 23, 1915, in Tyro Township.

She was baptized by Rev. Reinold Luttman and confirmed in the Christian faith by Rev. Louis Rosin on May 12, 1929, at Zion Lutheran Church.

On May 1, 1938, she was united in marriage to Mr. Herman Zietlow. This union was blessed with two children, Delbert and Linda.

Surviving to mourn her passing are her bereaved husband, her son, Delbert and daughter, Linda; her daughter-in-law, Wava and one granddaughter; two brothers, Walter Koepp of Marshall, Minnesota, and Fred Koepp of Boyd, Minnesota; two sisters, Mrs. Oscar Roske of Dawson, Minnesota, and Mrs. William Lange of Hinckley, Minnesota; besides a host of other relatives and friends.

Preceding her in death were her parents and one brother.


January 23, 1915 ~ February 9, 1962

Funeral Services
Monday, February 12, 1962, 2:00 p.m.
Zion Lutheran Church, Tyro Township
Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota

Clergy Officiating, Rev. A. C. Esch

Organist, Miss Carol Koepp

Vocal Music, Veryl, Alfred and Herbert Jessen

Casket Bearers
Emil Sievers ~ Wayne Rogge
Paul Just ~ Melbourne Rogge
Henry Jessen ~ Arthur Riediger

Final Resting Place
Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Tyro Township
Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota

Arrangements by Lynner Funeral Home Since 1891
Clarkfield Minnesota


February 12, 1962
2:00 p.m.
Zion Lutheran Church
Tyro Township
Yellow Medicine County


Zion Lutheran Cemetery
Tyro Township
Yellow Medicine County

 Service Information

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