The Free Press, Mankato, MN

September 21, 2013

Marsha Jean Klein

— Mankato resident, Marsha Jean Klein, age 67, died Thursday, September 19, 2013 at her home.  Private family graveside services will be held.  Family and friends are invited to a Celebration of Marsha's Life at the American Legion Post #11 from 4-7 on Tuesday, September 24, 2013.  Woodland Hills Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.

   Marsha was born March 12, 1946 in Mankato, MN to Kenneth and Blanche (Hardacre) Hansen.  She grew up and attended school in Mankato.  On September 16, 1967 she was united in marriage to Jerome Paul Klein in Eagle Lake.  Marsha  was a hostess at the Mankato Golf Club for a time and then

was a homemaker and also did catering for different events.  In her leisure time she liked flower gardening, playing BINGO and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

   She is survived by her husband, Jerry of Mankato; daughters, Paula Klein and her boyfriend, Randy Braam of Mankato; Trisha Klein of Eagle Lake, MN; 6 grandchildren, Staci Klein, Cory Kraft, Angel Garland, Amanda Doring, Ryan Eugenius, Steven Eugenius; 6 great grandchildren; sisters, Lola and her husband, Roy of Mesa, AZ, Carmen and Maxine both of Le Center, MN.  She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Linda.