|Birth: ||Jan. 24, 1922|
|Death: ||Mar. 25, 2010|
Mildred Arlene Klinger, 88, of Park Road, Valley View, passed away Thursday, March 25, 2010 at Schuylkill Center, Pottsville
She was born on Tuesday, January 24, 1922 in Hegins, a daughter of the late John H and Wilhelmina Kramer Schwartz.
She was a 1939 graduate of the former Hegins Twp High School.
She retired from the former Johnson and Baillie Shoe Co, Millersburg.
She was an active member of St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, Valley View, where she served on the Administrative board for 15 years; and was librarian with the ladies bible class for 20 years. She also served as chairperson on various committees in the church.
She was also a member of the Tri-Valley Senior Citizens and the Valley View Legion Auxillary. She and her late husband were active for years in Cub Scouts. She was known in the area for her homemade pizza.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Klinger in 1990. She was also preceded in death by an infant son Lee Allen Klinger; by two sisters Alma Romberger and Esther Koppenhaver; and by two brothers Melvin and Thomas Schwartz.
She is survived by three sons, Stephen Klinger and his wife, Beverly of Valley View, Lynn Klinger of Valley View, and Karl Klinger and his wife, Lynne of Allentown; two grandsons, Jason Klinger and Adam Klinger both of Allentown; two granddaughters, Danielle Klinger of Etters and Erika Klinger of Roselle Park, NJ; and a brother, Leonard Schwartz of Mechanicsburg.
Funeral services were held Monday at 11:00 am from St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, Valley View, with Rev. Philip Sabas officiating.
A viewing was held from 10 to 11 a.m. on Monday at the church.
Burial was made in St. Andrew's Cemetery, Valley View.
Memorial donations in her memory should be made to St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 221, Valley View PA 17983.
Saint Andrews United Methodist Church Cemetery
Created by: Beulah
Record added: May 21, 2010
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