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The Forreston Journal
Wednesday, August 28, 1918


"Mrs. Margaret Klock, nee Abels, was born at Bunker Hill, Ridott Township, Stephenson Co., Ill., June 16, 1856.

On April 4, 1876 she was married to Simon Klock. To this union seven children were born, one girl and six boys. The daughter, Mrs. B. J. Alberts and one son preceding the mother in death.

After a lingering illness extending over two years which was borne without a murmur, Mrs. Klock peacefully passed away Saturday, August 24th. She leaves to mourn her departure, her husband, five sons and four brothers and a host of relatives and friends. The funeral services were held Monday afternoon. Rev. H. Schmitt of Freeport and Rev. Manus officiating."


"To the kind friends and neighbors who so willingly assisted us during the sickness of wife and mother we wish to express our sincere thanks."

"Mr. Simon Klock
and children."

Jakki,, Poppen/Klock descendent.

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