6-27-1956 Salina Journal

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6-27-1956 Salina Journal - two on if an erected. be United With Family...
two on if an erected. be United With Family Through Name In Telephone Book GRAINFIELD-Looking through he names in a Kansas City telephone telephone directory, James Kepferle similar to his own ound names isted. The discovery brought* about he reunion of a family separated i3 years. Joe R. Kepferle, father of James, was placed in an orphanage in Denver, along with his two brothers, brothers, when a youngster, and lost all rack of his father. He did however maintain contact with his two brothers. Joe was adopted by the Vern Clark family, Greeley, and went by the Clark family name until he grew to man- icod and was married. 'One brother was killed in a car District accident in 1937. The other brother is still living and goes by the name of the family adopting him. Joe R. Kepferle and family now live at Quinter, where he is U.P. section foreman. James paid a visit to Kenneth Kepferle, while in Kansas City, found Kenneth and a sister Frances Frances Shafto also of Kansas City were the children of Jack Royal Kepferle by another marriage. Jack Roya Kepferle is the grandfather grandfather of James. In the past 43 years, the father and grandfather made unsuccessful attempts to locate locate his sons, but the orphanage gave no information on where they had been placed in foster homes. AURORA Mri. be Thursday Church, officiating. church Mrs. Hospital, near Aurora years ago from Survivors B. A. ters, Mrs. Zephyr Felicite Mrs. CONCORDIA Dorothea Concordia High Marysville. food

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  1. The Salina Journal,
  2. 27 Jun 1956, Wed,
  3. Page 13

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