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Antwerp United Methodist Church
Friday May 9th, 2014
9:00am - 9:30am

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Pauline Eva Klinker

Pauline Eva Klinker, 85, of Payne, passed away Monday, May 5, 2014 at home.

Pauline was born in Allen County, Indiana on April 23, 1929, a daughter of the late Eva (Dodane) and Leonard  Mourey.

She was devoted to her family and her church.

On June 7, 1949 she married Major Klinker.

Pauline will be sadly missed by her husband, Major; children, Nicholas (Belinda) of Fort Wayne, Rebecca Willis of Oakland, CA, Kenneth (Joy) of Carmel, IN, David (Janet) of Columbus Grove, Coleen (Greg) Kelly of Grand Rapids, MI, Andrew (Denise) of Hoagland, IN, Matthew (Elizabeth) of Paola, KS, Annette (Kenneth) Schwartz of Delaware, OH, Peter (Amy) of Payne & Benjamin (Shelly) of Fort Wayne; siblings, Blanche Schaefer, James Mourey & Maxine Rorick all of Fort Wayne; 29 grandchildren & 19 great grandchildren.

Pauline was also preceded in death by a grandson, Zachary Klinker & 7 siblings.

Viewing is Thursday, 2-4 & 6-7:30 pm with the rosary recited at 7:30 pm at Dooley Funeral Home, 5761 SR 500, Payne, where viewing is also Friday, 9-9:30 am.              

Her Mass of Christian Burial is at Divine Mercy Catholic Church, Payne at 10 am on Friday, May 9th.

She will be laid to rest at St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery.

Memorials are to Divine Mercy School, 417 N. Main, Paulding OH 45879.

Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com  

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SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Navistar, Inc., Specification Management Group.

May you have the peace of God that surpasses all understanding and may you feel His arms wrapped around you to bring comfort during this time. Peace & Blessings, Navistar, Inc., Specification Management Group

LeeKeasha Morris May 9 2014 12:00 AM

Ken, Joy, and family: our thoughts and prayers are with you as you mourn the loss but celebrate the wonderful life of your mom.  Clearly a joyful soul.

Pete & Bunny Tinsley May 9 2014 12:00 AM

You have our deepest condolences over the passing of your wife, and mother. Pauline, was a great person to everyone she knew and loved. She will be missed by all who loved her and knew her. She now, is with her loving Father in heaven.

Bob and Bonnie Louagie May 9 2014 12:00 AM

Dear Ken, Joy and Family:

We are very sorry to learn of the loss of your Mother and Grandmother.  We want to express our sympathy for your loss and let you know that we are praying for your comfort in mourning, your encouragement in knowing you will someday be re-united with the Lord and your private smiles that will come as you ponder your youth and the memories you have of your Mothers love.  Our hearts are with you.


Dennis & Ellen Redden

Dennis and Ellen Redden May 9 2014 12:00 AM

Ken, Joy and family,
i am so sorry for your loss. Your mom leaves a great legacy. So happy you were with her for one last time on Easter. Treasure the memories. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Jody and Charlie

Jody Spradlin May 8 2014 12:00 AM

George worked with Major at Harvester for many years. We are very sorry for your loss. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Shirley and George Bischoff May 8 2014 12:00 AM

Pete and family
My sincerest condolences to you and your family on the loss of your mother.  My thoughts and prayers are with all of you in this time of grief and as you heal from your loss.

Annette Ferguson (Navistar) May 8 2014 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to hear about the death of Pauline.  She was such a good friend to my Mom (Catherine Heck) and truly lived her faith by her example. You'll always miss her but she will live on in your hearts forever and one day you'll be together again as a loving family.  Major, you have our deepest sympathy.

Dawnita (Heck) Smith May 8 2014 12:00 AM

A GARDEN PATH was sent by The Lois Klinker Family.

Our Deepest Heartfelt Sympathy from The Lois Klinker Family

Willard Eidson May 7 2014 12:00 AM

Praying for faith to uphold you, and loving memories to help you smile again. I have wonderful memories of the Klinker clan. So sorry for your loss.  Thinking of you and keeping you in our prayers.  I am living in Texas now or I would be there.

With Sincerest Sympathy, David & Cindy Rahrig and Family

Cindy (Schmidt) Rahrig May 7 2014 12:00 AM

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