E.M. Kiplinger, 86,
Dies Saturday Nite
Last Rites Scheduled
For 2:00 Today
Funeral services for Edward
Martin Kiplinger, who died at
his home Saturday will be held
from the Baptist church this
afternoon. Rev. Paul E.
Boomer will officiate. Burial
will be at Pineslope cemetery.
Kiplinger died of heart disease
at his home in Belle Fourche, SD
about 10:00 o'clock Saturday
night. He had been ill for only a short
Kiplinger was born in Green
Co., Wisc. Sep't. 24, 1854. He came
to South Dakota in1914. He first
homesteaded in the Owl Creek
territory north of Belle Fourche,
moved to town in 1921, a few months
after the death of his wife.
Kiplinger was married to Ruth D.
Howard Dec. 8, 1881 in Hallsville, Ill.
He is survived by two children;
a daughter, Mrs. Edith May Pulfrey of
Stockton, Ill; a son, Ward M., Belle
Fourche, two older sisters (location
unknown) 16 Grandchildren and 10