Jean Elizabeth Kemph
Jean E. Kemph
83, passed away Friday, November 6th, in California. She was born December 29, 1931 in the Bethany Community, the daughter of William and Helen (Amick) Bielefeld. Growing up in Wakefield, she attended local schools and graduated from Chapman High School. On June 17, 1951, she was married to Richard L. Kemph. The early years of their marriage was spent in Junction City before moving to Carson, California in 1954. Most all of their married life was spent in the Los Angeles area. He preceded her in death October 14, 2006. Jean was a day care provider and had worked for J.C Penneys for 7 years. She attended the Lutheran Church. Jean was also preceded in death by two sisters, Ruth Schroeder and Carrie Lucille Winteroth.
Survived by: Daughter Patti Jean Scism Carson, CA
Son Richard Lee Kemph San Pedro, CA
5 Grandchildren Robert Scism, Kolen Kemph, Chelsea Regan,
Kasey Paramore and Jack Kemph
Great-grandchild Taylor Scism
Sister Mary Sanders Junction City
2 Brothers Gerald Bielefeld Junction City
Don Bielefeld Chapman
Funeral services will be held 10:00 AM Saturday, November 14th, at the Danner Funeral Home with Rev. John Collins officiating. Interment will follow in the Abilene Cemetery. The family will receive friends 9:00 AM Saturday until service time at the Danner Funeral Home.