Mary L. Kletti, 64
April 14, 1951 -- June 22, 2015

Mary L. Kletti (nee Abell)Mary L. Kletti (nee Abell), age 64, of Port Ludlow, Washington, formerly of Slinger, returned to God on Monday, June 22, 2015.

She was born April 14, 1951, in Milwaukee to John and Jean (nee Hellberg) Abell. Mary was a graduate from Whitefish Bay High School in 1969 and attended the Stratton Business College.

Mary worked for 41 year as an administrative assistant in the Milwaukee area and for the past 31 years as executive assistant at BVK Advertising Agency.

Mary was a true Green Bay Packers fan and specialized in celebrating the Fourth of July holiday. Mary and Ron recently celebrated their 26th wedding anniversary.

She is survived by her loving husband, Ronald of Port Ludlow, Washington, formerly of Slinger; stepson, Kurtis of West Bend; half brother, Michael Abell of De Forest; special niece, Kara Wagner McDermott; and many other relatives and very special friends. She was preceded in death by her father, John “Jack” Abell, who was the source of her love of music and sense of humor, and mother, Jean Abell. A celebration of life for Mary will be held on Saturday, August 15, at the Myrhum-Patten Funeral Home (1315 W. Washington St., West Bend). Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until the time of service at 3 p.m. At Mary’s request, please wear your red, white and blue clothing to the celebration. Inurnment will be in Slinger Union Cemetery on Tuesday, August 18, at 10 a.m.

In Lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Washington County Humane Society, (3650 Highway 60, Slinger, WI 53086).

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