Mary Kleber, 72, died Sunday, May 5, 2002 at Lutheran Hospital. A native of Altoon, Pennsylvania, she was a homemaker. She was a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church and belonged to the Daughters of Isabel. She is preceded in death by her husband Willard S. Kleber who passed away March 9, 1984 and by a sister Lois Gibson.
She is survived by sons Stephen W. Kleber, Fort Wayne; David P. Kleber, Miami, Florida; William M. Kleber, Yoder; Timothy J. Kleber, Fort Wayne; Hubert J. Kleber, Fort Wayne; daughters Margaret Bowser, Churubusco; Mary Babcock, Columbia City; Joyce Bunn, Fort Wayne; Joan Pruitt, Zanesville; Martha Stefanek, Fort Wayne; sisters Corinne Oetting, Fort Wayne; Marge McClug, Fort Wayne; brother Robert Kintz, New York; 33 Grandchildren; and 3 Great Grandchildren.
Services were held Thursday, May 9, 2002 at St. Aloysius Catholic Church with burial in St. Aloysius Catholic Cemetery. Memorials to Arthritis Foundation. Information furnished by Elzey Patterson Rodak Home for Funerals.