Archive for Thursday, May 2, 1996


May 2, 1996


— Graveside services for Paul D. Toepfer, 64, Manhattan, will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Prairie Mound Cemetery in Solomon with Masonic and military honors.

Mr. Toepfer died Tuesday, April 30, 1996, at St. Joseph Senior Community in Manhattan.

He was born July 1, 1931, in Salina, the son of Hubert and Leta M. Jones Toepfer.

Mr. Toepfer grew up and attended public schools in Solomon. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He earned a bachelor's degree in French from Wichita University and a master's degree in French from Kansas University. He taught French at KU for many years and later worked at its School of Business. He moved to Manhattan in 1994.

Survivors include a brother, Francis, of Solomon.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. today at Carlson-Becker Funeral Home in Solomon.

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