Rosalin M. Kling, 89
Nov.13, 1926 — March 4, 2016
Rosalin M. Kling (nee Berg), 89, of West Bend (formerly of Hartford), passed away Friday, March 4, 2016, at Cedar Lake Community in West Bend.
She was born Nov. 13, 1926, to John and Anna (nee Mueller) Berg in Theresa. Rosalin was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Hartford Senior Friends, the Christian Mothers and the Daughters of Isabella in Hartford. Rosalin enjoyed dancing to polka, reading, movies, playing cards — especially rummy — and playing Bingo. In her younger years she and her sister, Bernice, both played the accordion together. She also loved to listen to a wide variety of music.
Rosalin is survived by her loving children, Dianne Kling of Arizona, Robert of Hartford, Thomas of Hartford, Joyce (Steve) Kling-Sawhill of Texas, Cheryl (Randy) Heimerl of Milwaukee, Donna (Fred) Heinzelmann of Sussex, Lawrence of Hartford, Jane Kling of Washington, Sandra Kling of Washington, and Amy (Karl) Garlick of Washington; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; and a sister, Betty Backhaus. She is further survived by numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Alex and Arnie Berg; her sister, Bernice (Tony) Berres; daughter, Rita Kling; and a grandson, Michael Kling. A Mass of Christian Burial for Rosalin will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 9, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, (4886 Highway 175, Hartford, WI 53027) with the Rev. Davies Edassery officiating. Family will greet relatives and friends Wednesday at the church from noon until the 2 p.m. mass.
Interment will be in St. Lawrence Catholic Cemetery, St. Lawrence.
Memorial contributions to the Vince Lombardi Cancer Research Fund (2900 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53215) are appreciated.
The Kling family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to the staff at Cedar Lake Community for their loving and compassionate care of Rosalin.
The Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences may be found at www.shimonfuneralhome.com.