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Kathleen Ruth "Kathy, Chatty Kathy" Klemm
Birth: Jun. 8, 1956
Kane County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 4, 2010
Mountain Center
Riverside County
California, USA

Kathleen Ruth "Kathy" Klemm of Anaheim, California died of Adrenal Cancer, August 4, 2010 at her sister Karla Klemm Raley's home.

A celebration of life service with family and friends will take place on Friday, August 13, 2010 at the home she purchased only a year ago. Officiating will be Rev. Vincent McMorrow-Purcell.

Born June 8, 1956, in Geneva, IL. Kathy lived in Illinois until she was 12, and moved to California with her family. From there at age 21 she moved to Pikeville, Kentucky. She married Carl Hinkle Jr. and they had one son, Travis Carl Hinkle. After her husband died in 1989, she cared for her son and grandmother. She later relocated back to California with her grandmother and son.

She is proceeded in death by her husband Carl Hinkle, Jr., father: Herbert Paul Klemm, brother: Keith Paul Klemm, step-father: George Martin Dicks, grandparents: William and Irene Beck and Adolph and Pauline Klemm.

Left to cherish her memory and mourn her passing are her son: Travis Carl Hinkle, mother, Geraldine Ruth Beck Klemm Dicks, sisters: Karen Klemm Pinckard and husband Grady, Karla Klemm Raley and husband Dave, Kathryn Sue Klemm Dicks Major and Megan Klemm, Nephews: Brian and Jason, nieces: Renee, Randi, Samantha and Jolene, very special and close friend Jeff Taylor, step-mother Dorothy Klemm and numerous uncles, aunts, cousins and friends.

Through the years Kathy was part of a wonderful blended family. She also leaves behind John, George, Mike and Gary Dicks. Polly Keeling, Kim Miller and all of their families.


Kathleen "Kathy" married Carl Hinkle on September 1, 1979 in Dickerson County, Virginia.
Family links: 
  Herbert Paul Klemm (1935 - 2006)
  Carl R. Hinkle (1955 - 1989)
  Kathleen Ruth Klemm (1956 - 2010)
  Keith Paul Klemm (1966 - 1966)*
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Specifically: Ashes are with her mother
Created by: Karen Klemm Pinckard
Record added: Aug 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55875625
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Better a day early! Than a day late!! I miss you!!!
- Karen Klemm Pinckard
 Added: Jun. 7, 2014

- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: May. 11, 2014
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 Added: Aug. 2, 2013
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