Bill Gene Knipp 1930 - 2010 Bonner Springs
Services for Bill Gene Knipp, 80, a lifelong resident of Bonner Springs, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 22, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home. Burial will be in Bonner Springs Cemetery.
Mr. Knipp died Saturday Sept. 18, 2010, at Providence Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan.
He was born on May 17, 1930, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Charley and Cora (Fenton) Knipp. He was a dairy farmer for 40 years and continued to raise cattle on his farm. Bill was the last major dairyman in Wyandotte County.
Survivors include three sisters, Clara (Tom) Gray, Bonner Springs, Lillie Gray, Olathe, and Ann Cline, Bessemer, Ala.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service also at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials to the Wyandotte County Fair Foundation, sent in care of the funeral home, 214 Oak St. Bonner Springs, KS 66012
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