Charles (Chub) Henry Kleinmeyer, age 87 of Williamsburg, died Thursday, May 7, 2015. Memorial Service 11:00a.m., Monday, May 11, 2015 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Williamsburg, Iowa with Rev. Thomas Ogilvie officiating. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m., Monday, May 11, 2015 at the church. Inurnment will be at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery with military honors. Memorials may be contributed to St. Paul Lutheran Church.
He is survived by his wife Dorothy, son Michael (Claudia) Kleinmeyer, his sister, Ruth (Dwight) Gahring, two grandsons, Blake (Ann) Kleinmeyer, Jared (Lea) Kleinmeyer, a granddaughter Sheridan Penney (Chris), and 8 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter Carol, his parents, and two sisters, Flora (Eddie) Stohlmann and Maxine (Henry) Wardenburg.
Charles (Chub) Henry Kleinmeyer, was born January 1, 1928 in Marengo, Iowa, the son of Martin and Lizzie Sandersfeld Kleinmeyer. Chub attended Lutheran Interparish School in Williamsburg. He served in the U.S. Army from March 1946 to August 1947. On May 22, 1949, Chub was united in marriage to Dorothy Marie Healey in Marengo, Iowa. He lived most of his life in Williamsburg, Iowa. When he was 16, he went to work for Yoder and Swartzendruber at the Ford garage. He worked here until he went to service and then back to the Ford garage upon returning home from service. In 1972, Charles purchases the Sinclair station in Williamsburg. Then in 1979 Chub went to the Williamsburg Public school as bus mechanic and later as Transportation Director until he retired in June 1990. Chub helped build the first golf course in Williamsburg, Sport Hill, and served on the board of directors. He was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. He was a former member of the commercial club, Williamsburg Fire Department and Lions Club. Chub enjoyed golfing and doing the crossword puzzles reading and spending time with his family.