Evelyn Dorothy Turnipseed

Evelyn Dorothy Turnipseed
Evelyn Dorothy Turnipseed

Evelyn Dorothy Turnipseed, 98, of Richland Center, died Saturday, November 8, 2014 at Pine Valley Healthcare. She was born February 25, 1916 on Ash Creek the daughter of William and Pearl (Pugh) Klousia. On May 9, 1935 Evelyn married Willard Turnipseed. The couple farmed and raised turkeys together in the Gillingham and Richland Center areas. Evelyn loved to garden, play Hearts and go to Branson until the age of 95. She was a member of the Peace United Methodist Church.

Evelyn is survived by three children: Larry (Arlene) Turnipseed of New Richmond,

Kirby (Ann) Turnipseed of Richland Center,

Suzanne Bartels of Boscobel;

7 grandchildren: Shari Henrich, Gary Turnipseed, Janelle Stephens, Tami McQuillan, Torey Bartels, Tracy Bartels, Teri Beirman;

3 step-grandchildren: Andy Stebbins, Kelvin Stebbins, Sarah Stibbe;

13 great-grandchildren;

6 great-great-grandchildren;

Brother Ken Klousia of Richland Center;

Other relatives and friends.

Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents, husband Willard, sister Letha Kopps, and brother Gerald Klousia, son-in-law Tom Bartels.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 14, 2014 at 1:00 PM at the Pratt Memorial Chapel with burial to follow in the Richland Center Cemetery Friends may call at the Pratt Memorial Chapel on Friday, November 14, 2014 from 11:00 AM until the time of the service at 1:00 PM. The Pratt Funeral and Cremation Service is assisting the family with their arrangements.