Ann Therese Klopp
March 1, 1932 ó Dec. 23, 2017
Ann Therese Klopp of Waukesha passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 23, 2017, at her home at the age of 85. She was born in Chicago on March 1, 1932, the daughter of Harold and Katherine (nee Hayes) Brandl. On October 23, 1971, she married her beloved husband, John H. Klopp.
Ann worked first in Chicago as an executive secretary; she and John met at Continental Insurance in 1970. After marrying and moving to Waukesha in 1971, Ann worked at the Marine Bank, then at Bank One and she retired from JPMorgan Chase bank in 1996.
Ann had a beautiful voice and loved to sing. She was a faithful member of St. Maryís church in Waukesha and then St. John Neumann Catholic Church, where she enjoyed singing in the church choir.
When John and Ann married, Ann also became mother to Laurie and Steven, aged 9 and 11. She made the family complete again, and with her love and devotion she brought beauty and joy to each one of us every day.
She will be sadly missed by her husband of 46 years, John of Waukesha, and their children, Laurie (Hubert) Taru of France and Steven (Denise) Klopp of Minnesota and her four grandchildren, Tristan, Anna, Celine and Erick. She is further survived by her sister Mary (Brian) Canfield of Illinois; her niece Therese Canfield; her nephews Greg (Pam) Canfield, Mark (Rhonda) Canfield and Michael Canfield; along with other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 3, from 11:30 a.m. until the time of the 1 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 2400 Highway 59, Waukesha, WI 53189. Father Jose Nieto will preside. Continued fellowship and lunch will follow the Mass. Private interment will be held at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Annís name are appreciated to St. John Neumann Catholic Church.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit our website at www.randledable.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.