Birth1918, Jerseyville, Jersey Co., IL.
Death22 Nov 1987, Jerseyville, Jersey Co., IL.
Obituary - Gazette Patriot
Mrs. Edna M. Klein, 69 of Grafton died unexpectedly at 6:15 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 22, 1987, at Jersey Community Hospital in Jerseyville.
Born in Grafton, daughter of Edwin C. and Edith (Smith) Calhoun, she married Walter C. Klein on Dec. 27, 1936, in Alton, and he survives.
Surviving in addition to her husband Walter are five sones, Edwin W. Klein of Benton, N.C., Richard E. Klein and William H. Klien of Grafton, Roy L. Klein of Mattoon, and Oliver Dale Klein of Delhi; seven daughters, Mary Jane Legate of Bunker Hill, Ruth Ann Woods of Lincoln, Ill, Edna Margaret Sparks of Galesburg, Emily M. Carroll of Carrollton, Jean M. Pinkard of Jerseyville, Dianna L. Sunblade of Bollingbrook, and Suzanne D. Bowling of Aurora; 37 grandchildren; and for great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Klein was preceded in death by four grandchildren.
Visitation was Tuesday from 4 to 9 p.m. at Gubser Funeral Home in Jerseyville where services will be held at 10 a.m. today, Wednesday, with the Rev. Mark Etter officiating.
Burial will be in Otterville Cemetery.
Memorials are directed to the Christian Nursing Home in Lincoln, Ill, or the Hope Lutheran Church in Jerseyville, where Mrs. Klein was a member.
Birth9 May 1914, Portland, Multnomah Co., OR.
Death25 Aug 1995, Jerseyville, Jersey Co., IL.
Marriage27 Dec 1936, Alton, IL.