Clarence C. Roepke, 91

Clarence C. Roepke, 91, of New Prague, died on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2005, at Friendship Manor Nursing Home in Shakopee.

He was born on March 30, 1914, in Kingsley, Woodbury County, Iowa, to Frederick and Ida (Gall) Roepke. Clarence attended Kingsley Elementary School in Kingsley, IA. He enlisted in the Navy in 1943 and served during WWII as a fireman, second class. He was discharged in 1944.

Clarence married Frances C. Olson on November 5, 1955, in Watertown, SD. He was employed by the Sioux City Stockyard Company for 21 years. He moved to New Prague in 1980.

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