Son of Fred Edward and Hazle Alice (Fletcher) Klopfenstein.
Born: January 5, 1927 Washington, Washington County, Iowa.
Died: January 10, 1964 at University Hospital, Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa.
Cause of Death: Lumphoma Cancer.
Buried: Winfield Cemetery, Winfield, Henry County, Iowa.
Military Service: Left high school in middle of senior year to join Navy WWII.
Occupation: Farmer/Electrical Engineer.
Religion: United Methodist Church.
Married: Lavonne Christine Sexauer Private in Private.

Two of Phil and Lavonne's three sons carry on the family legacy of caring for turkey and livestock along with managing the soil on a much larger scale than their predecessors/