Janice M. Kleman
Thursday, April 11, 2013 6:15 AM
FORT JENNINGS - Janice M. Kleman, 82, of Fort Jennings, died at 7:20 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2013 at Van Crest of Delphos, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born July 12, 1930 in Hamler, to the late Edward and Agnes (Okuley) Collins. On June 24, 1950 she married James W. Kleman, who survives in Fort Jennings.
Also surviving are her children, Gary (Rhonda) Kleman of Fort Jennings, Terry (Judy) Kleman of Fort Jennings, Diane (Garry) Stennett of Fort Jennings, Dave (Cheryl) Kleman of Ottoville, Kevin (Carol) Kleman of Ludlow Falls, Kim (Kent) McCracken of Delphos, Keith (Misty) Kleman of Celina, and Monte (Kate) Kleman of Herndon, Va.; 31 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; a sister: Juanita Arend of Archbold; and a brother: Dale Gerschutz of Smithville, Mo.
Janice is preceded in death by a granddaughter, Katherine.
Janice retired as an accountant with First Federal Savings and Loan, Lima. Before beginning her job there, she had previously worked for the Black Angus, Kalida. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Fort Jennings.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Fort Jennings. Fr. Charles Obinwa will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by Love-Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Jackson Township.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society or to the Alzheimer's Association.
Condolences may be expressed at www.lovefuneralhome.com