June 15, 2022
Milferd Schupbach was born in Burlington, Oklahoma, on July 11, 1922, the son of Sam and Rose Frieden Schupbach, and died peacefully at Kiowa District Hospital on June 12, 2022. He attended Burlington Schools, graduating in 1940. In 1942 he volunteered, joined the Air Force (Army Air Corp), and was stationed in the United States and Guam in the South Pacific. After he was discharged in 1946 he farmed until 1986 when he retired.
In 1949 Milferd and Elna Mae Rathjen from Enid, Oklahoma, were married at the Zion Lutheran Church in Lahoma. After he retired from farming, Milferd prepared and...