Hamilton County

Neva Frances Knickerbocker


James Fellows and Palma Dora Danner Knickerbocker had four children serving in World War II: Neva Frances 'Fran' Knickerbocker, Roy Melvin Knickerbocker, James Fellows Knickbocker III, Bruce Lincoln Knickerbocker.

Neva Frances ‘Fran’ Knickerbocker was born Feb. 9, 1923 to James and Palmadora Dannie Knickerbocker.

She served with the WAVES in World War II in Iowa, New York, New Jersey, Kansas, Ohio and Illinois.

She married John Henry Kaytis, also a World War II Navy veteran. Fran died May 28, 2011 and she and John are both buried in the All Saints Cemetery, Jensen Beach, FL.

Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, IA