Yuma County, Colorado
Yuma County Pioneer Photographs:
HERBERT WALTER HEINRICHS,
82, of Yuma died Aug. 5. Services were Aug. 10, with burial at
Crown Hill Cemetery. Mr. Heinrichs was born in Kirk on Feb. 13,
1916. He married Esther Fast, 1940. He retired as a cement truck
driver. He was a member of Senior Center Activities in Yuma.
Survivors include daughters Delores Smith and Barbara Cummings,
both of Yuma; brothers David of Joes , Ernest
and Robert, both of California; sisters Lydia Kraus and Susan
Schroeder, both of Oklahoma, Linda Plett of California; eight
grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren.
Rocky Mountain News (CO)
Date: August 11, 1998
KRAUSE, LYDIA L. H. K.
Lydia L. Heinrichs
Koop Krause, age 101, went to be with the Lord on July
28, 2011. Mrs. Krause was born in a sod house near
Kirk, Colorado on February 28, 1910,
the second of 12 children of Jacob and Mary Heinrichs.
At the age of 17 her parents and family moved to Enid,
Oklahoma where she met and married her husband J.D.
Koop. She continued her education and became a nurse,
working many happy years in that field, primarily at St.
Mary's Hospital in Enid. She was an excellent
seamstress, loved reading and gardening, and was a very
loving and devoted mother and grandmother. After
retiring, Lydia and J.D. moved to Reedley, California to
be near her family for five years, then returned to
Oklahoma City. In 1998 she moved to Marietta, Georgia to
be near her daughter. Lydia was a long-time member of
the First Baptist Church in Enid. Upon returning to
Oklahoma City, she was a member of The Baptist Temple
church for over 20 years. She later joined the First
Baptist Church of Smyrna, Georgia. She is preceded in
death by her husband of 52 years, J.D. Koop, son Jim
Koop, and husband of six years, John Krause. Survivors
include one sister, Linda Plett of San Jose, California,
son Edwin H. Koop and wife Carol of Oklahoma City,
daughter Luella M. Burtz and husband Bill of Marietta,
Georgia, daughter-in-law Esther Koop of Joplin,
Missouri, five grandchildren, Mike (Kayanne) Burtz,
Carol Burtz (Bob) Davis, Kenneth (Diane) Burtz, Alan
(Maki) Koop, and Kim Koop; eight great grandchildren,
Kristen, Lauren, Jessica, Melissa, Andrew, Katie, Jason,
and Hana; and numerous nieces and nephews. Services will
be held at 10:00 am on Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at
Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Chapel, 6600 Broadway
Extension, Oklahoma City, OK. Burial will follow at
Memorial Park Cemetery in Enid, Oklahoma.
condolences at mdjonline.com
Marietta Daily Journal
Date: August 1, 2011
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