Starr L. Kieffner, 74, Haysville

Starr L. Kieffner, 74 of Haysville, died Friday, December 7, at her home. She was born in Huntingburg May 13, 1944, to Lee and Emadean (Schmeltekope) Broeker. She married Robert L. Kieffner January 2, 1965, at Salem United Church of Christ in Huntingburg. He died February 20, 1990.

Starr retired from Kimball Electronics after many years of service. She had also worked for Purdue Diagnostic Lab and the Huntingburg Airport. She was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Haysville where she served on the church council and in the handbell choir. She enjoyed reading, watching wildlife from her front porch, vacationing, and spending time with her family and friends.

She is survived by one daughter, Amanda Kluemper and husband Jim; four grandchildren, Tyler, Hannah, Ryan, and Kyle Kluemper; three great-grandchildren; one brother, Raven Broeker and wife Cathi, North Carolina; one niece; and one nephew.

Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper and from 10-11 a.m. Thursday at St. Paul’s church. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Paul’s Church, the Dubois County Humane Society, St. Jude’s Hospital, or to a favorite charity. Online condolences can be shared at Funeral services at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church with burial following in the church cemetery.

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